Planetarium show: "Astronomical Subjects in the Works of Dante, Swift, and Verne: Old and New Cosmologies"

Additional Navigation


Sunday, February 4, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm


Room 223, Shineman Center
Visiting assistant professor John Zielinski of the department of physics will discuss astronomical subjects in Dante’s “Divine Comedy,” Swift’s “Gulliver’s Travels” and Verne’s “From Earth to the Moon and Around It.” Along the way, explanations of Ptolemy’s geocentric and Copernicus’ heliocentric cosmologies will be given. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Free, including parking in the Centennial Drive lot (E17) or Washington Boulevard lot (C8). 315-312-2790.

View more events