2021 Virtual Lecture Series

From time to time throughout the year, SHD will invite an expert to share a topic of interest related to geographic exploration, its history, and its impact, including cultural exchange, cartography, and trade, among other topics.  These lectures will be free and open to everyone.  Registration will be required to obtain a Zoom link.

Our first lecture in this occasional series will be presented on Friday, 12 February 2021, at 1:00 p.m. US Central (Chicago); 7:00 p.m. UTC time (UK, Portugal);;  8:00 p.m. Central European Time (most Europe)

Professor Gayle K. Brunelle will present : “Monopolizing Commerce and Colonization:  The Uses and Abuses of French Royal Commercial Companies.”

Future lectures in this series will be announced here.