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Early modern nautical rutters (sailing directions) are the earliest Western documents that testify to the stable and regular lived experience of traversing the earth’s oceans on a global, planetary scale.

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José María Moreno Madrid presented the poster “Reaching the Unreachable - Iberian institutions and new tools for the control of long-distance oceanic voyages”   José María Moreno Madrid "Reaching the Unreachable Iberian institutions and new tools for the control of long-distance oceanic voyages"   José María Moreno Madrid presented the poster “Reaching the Unreachable -…

Digital Editions – Beta version

Digital edition of the "Esmeraldo de situ orbis" and the "Derroteros del Piloto Mayor" RUTTER Digital Editions The digital edition of the "Esmeraldo de situ orbis" and the "Derroteros del Piloto Mayor" are now available as Beta version for testing. Know More

Annemarie Jordan Gschwend

RUTTER seminar “Kaiser Ebersdorf - Maximilian II's Pleasure Palace and Exotic Menagerie in Vienna”. Annemarie Jordan Gschwend Annemarie Jordan Gschwend Senior Research Scholar, CHAM – Lisbon & Zurich "Kaiser Ebersdorf - Maximilian II's Pleasure Palace and Exotic Menagerie in Vienna" 19 May 2022, 12:00 FCUL, room 8.2.06

Pint of Science 2022 – Paleography contest

Paleography contest at the Pint of Science 2022 Silvana Munzi and José María Moreno Madrid organized the first paleography contest at the 2022 edition of the science communication festival Pint of Science. 8ª Colina Marquês, Lisbon, Portugal 11 May 2022

Henrique Leitão and José María Moreno Madrid awarded the Prémio António Quadros 2022

Henrique Leitão and José María Moreno Madrid awarded the Prémio António Quadros 2022 in the category "History" by the Fundação António Quadros.   Henrique Leitão and José María Moreno Madrid Henrique Leitão and José María Moreno Madrid awarded the Prémio António Quadros 2022 in the category "History". The 2022 edition of the Prémio António Quadros…

Nuno Vila-Santa – ERC Vinculum project event

A Casa dos Barretos de Quarteira: estratégias de poder e nobilitação no Algarve (Séculos XV-XVI) Nuno Vila-Santa presents "A Casa dos Barretos de Quarteira: estratégias de poder e nobilitação no Algarve (Séculos XV-XVI)" in the event organized by the ERC Vinculum project. Arquivo municipal de Loulé, Portugal 14 May 2022

Luís Ribeiro – Pint of Science Portugal

Seguir as estrelas no Portugal dos séculos XVI e XVII: astronomia, navegação e prognosticação Luís Ribeiro present "Seguir as estrelas no Portugal dos séculos XVI e XVII: astronomia, navegação e prognosticação". More information about the event here. Pint of Science Portugal, 8ª Colina Marquês, Portugal 11 May 2022

Pierre-Yves Manguin

Informal talk with the RUTTER team about South-East Asian studies in relation to Portuguese sources, archeology, shipwrecks, and Srivijaya. Pierre-Yves Manguin Informal talk with the RUTTER team about South-East Asian studies in relation to Portuguese sources, archeology, shipwrecks, and Srivijaya.

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