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Shaping the Nation

Aberystwyth, U.K.
Organisation: The National Library of Wales
'Shaping the Nation' will examine the role of maps in both depicting and creating the nation both as an entity on the ground and also as a perception in the minds of people.
Presentations by Keith Lilley (Queen’s University Belfast), Chris Fleet (National Library of Scotland), Yolande Hodson (Royal Collection at Windsor Castle), Rhys Jones (Aberystwyth University), Huw Thomas (National Library of Wales), Tom Pert (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales).
A day symposium to evaluate the role of maps in creating nations and national identity. An event hosted by the National Library of Wales in association with the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales.
Tickets available for free, morning and afternoon refreshments provided. For tickets phone: +44 1970 632 548 or visit:
Venue: The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3BU