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H-Net Job Guide from 25 May 2020 to 1 June 2020

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Maria Sibylla Merian and Alida Withoos. Women, Art and Science in the Early Modern World

Launch of a virtual bilingual version (English/Spanish) of the exhibit that took place at the University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain, from October 18, 2018 to January 19, 2019.

The exibiti is focused on the botanical drawings attributed by the Dutch physician Jan van Berkhey to the 17th century women artists and naturalists Maria Sibylla Merian and Alida Withoos that since the late 18th century are held at the Royal Botanical Garden in Madrid.

Curated by Montserrat Cabré (University of Cantabria) and María Cruz de Carlos (Autonomous University of Madrid). 

Submission Deadline Extended: Matrix: A Journal for Matricultural Studies 2:2 (Nov 2021)

Due to difficulties relating to the Covid-19 pandemic, the deadline for abstract submissions to this issue has been extended until 15 September 2020. The publication schedule has been revised and the issue will now be available online in November 2021.

Volume 2, Issue 1 (Nov 2021)