Meditations on the Historical Production of Spaces

Maps, Memory, & Christine de Pizan

Anna Waymack and I gave a presentation at Stanford’s Rumsey Map Center, as part of the 2019 Ruderman Conference on Cartography. The conference theme was Gender, Sexuality, and Cartography. We spoke about the early 15th-century author and scholar, Christine de Pizan and her struggles to reconcile her identity with the male-gendered mnemonic map that she inherited. Our conference talk is here.

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