MELIBS-L Archives

Maine Libraries Discussion List


Options: Use Forum View

Use Monospaced Font
Show Text Part by Default
Show All Mail Headers

Message: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]
Topic: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]
Author: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]

Print Reply
Libby Bischof <[log in to unmask]>
Reply To:
Libby Bischof <[log in to unmask]>
Fri, 21 Jan 2022 17:26:31 -0500
text/plain (57 lines)
Good Evening Friends and Colleagues,

Just a friendly reminder that we have a handful of spots left for our Osher
Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education *Zoom Webinar
conversation tomorrow afternoon with authors Matt Brown, Rhys B. Davies and
illustrator Mike Hall who will discuss their newly published book: **Atlas
of Imagined Places: From Lilliput to Gotham City*, a gorgeous volume of
fictional geography drawn from the world’s most-loved literary fiction,
films, and television series.


*Saturday, January 22, 12:00pm – 1:15pm*
Presented on Zoom and live captioned; free and open to the public.

*You can register here for the Zoom Link: *

We hope you can join us.



*This is the virtual opening event for our brand new gallery exhibit (which
opened today!) North of Nowhere, West of the Moon: Myth, Fiction, and
Fantasy in Maps.*

*The OML gallery is open on USM's Portland Campus from 10am-4pm,
Tuesday-Fridays, and Saturdays, 10-3. Gallery visits from folks external to
USM are by appointment only (a timed ticket), and you can register for your
free ticket here: <>*

*USM students, faculty, and staff may drop in any time during open hours to
see the exhibit (all Saturday visits are by appointment). *

Libby Bischof, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic
Professor of History
Office: 113 Glickman Library, Portland Campus (inside the Osher Map Library)
Office Phone: 207-780-4281
Email: [log in to unmask]
Pronouns: she/her/hers

*Confidentiality Notice:  The material transmitted herein is intended only
for the use of the addressee and may contain information that constitutes
work product or is confidential and exempt from disclosure under applicable
law.  Distribution or copying of this communication or reliance upon its
contents by unauthorized participants is strictly prohibited.  If you have
received this communication in error, please notify us immediately by
telephone or e-mail.*