Global Encounters in Early America - Symposium

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Global Encounters in Early America, an international symposium sponsored by the American Antiquarian Society and the Terra Foundation for American Art.

Full Symposium Schedule

Speakers and Abstracts

Allard Frontispiece

Carel Allard. Atlas minor, seu universi terrarum orbis geographicum compendium, : recentissimas,& a probandis auctoribus editas tabulas exhibens; Amsterdam, 1696. 56 cm. Reserve Bib 27163, Frontispiece

Friday and Saturday, April 4-5

Friday sessions:
American Antiquarian Society
185 Salisbury Street, Worcester
Beginning at 1 p.m. and concluing with a reception.

Saturday sessions:
Hogan Center Suites A & B and Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross
9 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Speakers will include:
Jennifer Anderson, Stony Brook University
Judy Bullington, Belmont University
Dennis Carr, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Kee Il Choi; Jeffrey Cohen, Bryn Mawr College; Caroline Frank, Brown University
Kirsten Hammerstrom, Rhode Island Historical Society
Holly Izard, Worcester Historical Museum
Yinghe Jiang, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
Min Kyung Lee, College of the Holy Cross
Gwenn Miller, College of the Holy Cross
Emily Murphy, Salem Maritime National Historic Site, National Park Service
Marina Moskowitz, University of Glasgow
Simon Newman, University of Glasgow
Madelyn Shaw
Karen Turner, College of the Holy Cross
Alan Wallach, College of William and Mary, Emeritus
James Welu, Worcester Art Museum, Director Emeritus.