Dr Maria Cristina Seccia

Contact details

Name:
Dr Maria Cristina Seccia
Position/Fellowship type:
Visiting Fellow (CCWW)
Fellowship term:
01-Sep-2015 to 30-Jun-2016
Institute:
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Home institution:
Bangor University
Email address:
maria.cristina.seccia@sas.ac.uk
Website:
http://www.bangor.ac.uk/ml/staff/Seccia.php

Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
Language and Literature (Italian)
Publication Details

Publications available on SAS-space:

Date Details
Dec-2011 Mapping the Religious Mind: India and the Medieval Geography of Religion

NonPeerReviewed

Religion and geography intersect and interact, particularly in the context of medieval cartography. India was represented on medieval world maps as a country of wisdom and a land of opulence but its depiction has to be seen within the wider context of the Christian vision of history.

Finishing the Unfinished: Paradise in Fausto da Longiano's Vernacular Translation of Piccolomini's Cosmographia (1544)

PeerReviewed

Epilogue: a heaven on earth

PeerReviewed

The Image of Persia in Western Medieval Cartography

PeerReviewed

The African Paradise of Cardinal Carvajal: New Light on the “Kunstmann II Map,” 1502–1506.

PeerReviewed

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