Josh Lepawsky

Join us in Chicago!

If you're attending the 2015 AAG meeting or are in the Chicago area, join us for the Department's AAG party on Wednesday, April 22nd from 7:30-10pm at the Jazz Showcase (806 S. Plymouth Ct.) in downtown Chicago.

We're holding the event jointly with geography departments at the University of Minnesota and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

There will be live jazz with the Pat Mallinger Quartet from 8:00-9:30. 

Maps Get a New History!

Volume Six of the History of Cartography: Cartography in the Twentieth Century

The History of Cartography Project is pleased to announce the publication of Volume Six in The History of Cartography series. Cartography in the Twentieth Century, edited by Mark Monmonier, uses 529 articles contributed by more than 300 experts and more than 1,100 full-color images to discuss a wide range of topics, including how twentieth-century cartography has been a tool for coping with complexity, organizing knowledge, and influencing public opinion.

On Saturday, April 25th, please join us in Science Hall from 4-7pm to celebrate the release of Cartography in the Twentieth Century. Read more.