The Warburg Institute at the University of London is hosting a scholarly series of lectures devoted to the theme of “Maps and Society”. The specific theme of this year’s series is the history of cartography. On May 18th, Dr. John Moore, the Collections Manager at the University of Glasgow’s Library, will give a lecture entitled: “Glasgow and Its Maps: How Cartography Has Reflected the Highs and Lows of the Second City of the Empire”. Details concerning other lectures in the series may be found here. Admission is free and open to all map lovers.