Colonial Maps, Trade & the Atlantic World
Tue, Nov 10, 2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Justin Fornal, host of UNEXPLAINED & UNEXPLORED, Discovery Channel's premiere series on ancient maps, takes us to parts unknown to explain how cartography shaped the colonial world. Justin will discuss how different maps were made, what their complex symbols mean, and how they were utilized for both war, trade, and conquest.
About the Presenters:
Justin Fornal is an international explorer and award winning writer. He has led expeditions around the globe and contributed his findings to publications such as National Geographic, the Explorers Journal, and Parts Unknown. Fornal currently hosts UNEXPLAINED & UNEXPLORED, a television series about ancient maps that airs on the Discovery and Science Channels.
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