Early-Modern Portuguese Maps: Metaphors of Space and Spaces of Metaphor

  • Manuela Mourão
Part of the Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography book series (LNGC)


This project uses early-modern Portuguese maps as backgrounds of paintings that explore metaphors of expansion, colonialism and race.


Visual Artist Graphic Design Slave Trade Wood Panel Mixed Medium 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Manuela Mourão
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  1. 1.Department of EnglishOld Dominion UniversityNorfolkUSA

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