Imago Mundi Prize Articles
Imago Mundi: The International Journal for the History of Cartography
About the prize
Imago Mundi, founded in 1935, is the only international, interdisciplinary and scholarly journal solely devoted to the study of early maps in all their aspects. There are two issues a year. All articles are refereed and represent original research. Over the last few years Imago Mundi has carried the insights of geographers, historians (especially those of art and science), social scientists, and literary scholars.
Browse recent award-winning research below. For more information about the Imago Mundi prize, visit the Imago Mundi Ltd. website at: www.maphistory.info/imprize.html
Imago Mundi is a fully-refereed, English-language journal founded in 1935. It is the only international, interdisciplinary and scholarly journal solely devoted to the study of early maps in all their aspects. Full-length articles, with abstracts in English, French, German and Spanish, deal with the history and interpretation of non-current maps and mapmaking in any part of the world. Imago Mundi also publishes shorter articles that communicate significant new findings or new opinions. All articles are fully illustrated.
|2017-2018||Mario Cams||Not Just a Jesuit Atlas of China: Qing Imperial Cartography and Its European Connections||69||2|
|2016||Federico Ferretti||A New Map of the Franco-Brazilian Border Dispute (1900)||67||2|
|2015||Robert Batchelor||The Selden Map Rediscovered: A Chinese Map of East Asian Shipping Routes, c.1619||65||1|
|2013||Carme Montaner and Luis Urteaga||Italian Mapmakers in the Spanish Civil War (1937–1939)||64||1|
|2011||T.M. Smallwood||The Date of the Gough Map||62||1|
|2009||Alfred Hiatt||The Map of Macrobius before 1100||59||2|
|2007||George Tolias||Nikolaos Sophianos's Totius Graeciae Descriptio: The Resources, Diffusion and Function of a Sixteenth‐Century Antiquarian Map of Greece||58||2|
|2005||Zur Shalev||Sacred Geography, Antiquarianism and Visual Erudition: Benito Arias Montano and the Maps in the Antwerp Polyglot Bible||55||1|