Posted October 8th 2018

‘Maria Sibylla Merian: Artist, Scientist, Adventurer’ wins Moonbeam gold award

Congratulations to Jeyaraney Kathirithamby, St Hugh’s emeritus fellow, and co-author of Maria Sibylla Merian: Artist, Scientist, Adventurer, on the news that the book has been awarded a gold prize in the 2018 Moonbeam Awards.

She was recently interviewed about Merian’s fascinating life and career in a book review by Quad, and the book was also reviewed by Timeless Travels.

The Principal offered her congratulations on behalf of the entire College.

Portrait of Maria Sibylla Merian by Jacob Marrel, 1679. Kunstmuseum Basel / Photo Martin P. Buhler.