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The Eyes Have It

A visit with Mark Smith, Curators' Professor, Department of History

By Kelly Washatka
Published: - Topics: manuscript transcription printed medieval texts publication

Looking Closer

Topics: perceive medieval optics

Dr. Smith explains what medieval optics is really about. From physical sight to the pictures in our imagination, the issue of how we perceive the world and how that perception has changed over the years is a key part of Dr. Smith’s project.