Islands in the Stream: Cuban Maps from the Past to the Future

Islands in the Stream: Cuban Maps from the Past to the Future

Take a lunchtime break and a trip through Cuba in Washington, DC, May 13 with architect and urban planner Julio Cesar Perez (LF '02). He'll be at the Library of Congress to discuss the history of Cuba through cartography, starting with the Juan de la Cosa map of 1500, right up to his own Master Plan for XXI Century Havana.

When: Noon to 1 pm, Friday, May 13
Where: Mumford Room, 6th floor of the James Madison Memorial Building, 101 Independence Ave. S.E., Washington, DC

The event is free and open to the public. Hosted by the Philip Lee Phillips Map Society, a friends group of the Library’s Geography and Map Division.

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