Feb 23 2017

Telling the Map

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryTelling the Map

books maps and literature

Christopher Rowe’s short story “Another Word for Map Is Faith,” which imagines an alternate America ruled by a theocracy that treats maps as infallible, and territory to be corrected to conform to the map, was the first speculative fiction story I encountered in which maps were a central role. (I soon found other examples.) It appeared in the August 2006 … Continue reading "Telling the Map"