Reading List

List Creator

Hannah Fong

UCLA

Maps/Critical Cartography/Urban Humanities


  • Online

    Folded in Place

    Places Journal

    A photographer deconstructs and reconstructs paper maps.

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    Public In/Formation

    Places Journal

    Now more than ever, we need to create and defend vital spaces of information exchange. Librarians and archivists should be involved in curating urban data.

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    Cartographic Grounds: Projective Landscapes

    Places Journal

    A new exhibition explores a range of cartographic practices, from a medieval map of the British Isles to contemporary data visualization.

  • Online

    An Interview with Anuradha Mathur and Dilip da Cunha

    Places Journal

    Two influential and visionary landscape architects discuss projects from the Mississippi to Mumbai.

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    Mapping Liberty Plaza

    Places Journal

    Maps of Zuccotti Park during Occupy Wall Street show the transformation of a corporate plaza into a testing ground for radical ideas about the reorganization of society.

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    What the Map Cuts Up

    Places Journal

    Sampling the street sounds of Indianapolis. Photographs and field recordings from the Indy Sound Map.

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    Cloud and Field

    Places Journal

    On the resurgence of “field guides” in a networked age. We’ve moved from birding to dronewatching, from natural history to dark ecology. But are we still looking through colonialist binoculars?

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