Elizabeth Horodowich is Professor of History at New Mexico State University. She is the recipient of awards and fellowships from a variety of institutions, including Harvard University’s Villa I Tatti, the American Historical Association, and the National Endowment for the Humanities. She is the author of four books generally focused on the history of early modern Italy and Venice, most recently, The Venetian Discovery of America: Geographic Imagination and Print Culture in the Age of Encounters (Cambridge 2018). Her current research on Amerasia, together with her co-author Alexander Nagel of New York University, considers the myriad visual and textual ways that Europeans represented the New World as Asia. Their research on Amerasia was awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Collaborative Research Grant between 2017-2019.