Jonathan Spence to headline events celebrating arrival of rare 1602 "Map of 10,000 Countries" at University of Minnesota Libraries
Jonathan Spence, Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale University and the author of several books including The Memory Palace of Matteo Ricci, will deliver the 48th Annual James Ford Bell Lecture at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, in Willey Hall, 225 19th Ave. S., Minneapolis. Tickets are available at www.tickets.umn.edu or 612-624-2345. Individual tickets are $15 for the general public; $10 for Associates of the James Ford Bell Library or Friends of the University of Minnesota Libraries; free to students with ID. Group discounts are also available.