Discover the answers in this talk by Columbia University scholar Adam Harris Levine as he delves into how the African elephant captured the imagination of medieval European society. As trade between continents increased, ideas blossomed in Europe about Africa and its inhabitants. Join Levine as he explores those ideas and the exquisite ivory artworks that were a product of medieval Europe’s fascination with African elephants.
Who is it for?
Free with museum admission
How to get tickets?
WHEN & WHERE
Date: Thursday January 30, 2020 | 01:00PM
Venue & Address
Aga Khan Museum, 77 Wynford Drive, Toronto, Ontario M3C 1K1
Accessible by Public Transport