Interactive Mapping with Leaflet
Nancy Um, Binghamton University, State University of New York
Integrating technology into the classroom can be a key vehicle for overturning the model of hierarchical expertise transfer because the resulting knowledge flows are inherently more circular.
Nancy Um is Professor of Art History and Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Inclusion at Binghamton University, State University of New York. An active participant in digital art history initiatives, her research has charted trans-regional and multi-sited Oceanic perspectives on the material, visual, and built culture on the Arabian Peninsula and around the rims of the Red Sea and Indian Ocean.
Image credit: Unknown, Sea Sculpture, c. 1725, underglaze cobalt blue decorated porcelain cups fused to a coral growth. Victoria and Albert Museum, London.