Session 6: Cartography Readings + Interviews

Part I


By Midnight Thursday 2/22/18, please read the following articles submit a response to the blog. In your response, please describe how you might apply techniques or criticims posed by an article(s) to help shape your cartographic narrative:

Cosgrove, Denis. “Moving Maps.” Geography and Vision: Seeing, Imagining and Representing the World, I.B. Tauris, 2008, pp. 155–168.

Corner, James. “Agency of Mapping: Speculation, Critique and Invention.” Mappings, Reaktion Books, 1999, pp. 213–252.

Harley, J.B. “Maps, knowledge, and power.” The Iconography of Landscape, Cambridge University Press, 1988, pp. 277–303.

Part II


In addition to the assigned readings/response, please have each member of your team conduct an interview, and post interesting aspects of your transcripts to the blog. We will send notes about your preliminary research by Monday morning (2/19/18) to help focus your discussions. If you would like to review your questions before your interviews, please don't hesitate to reach out to us!

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