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New article, new maps

Posted by John Levin in News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Our first article based on our work on Mapping St Petersburg has been published: “Mapping Machines: Transformations of the Petersburg Text,” Primerjalna književnost 36.2 (2013). The article was initially presented at a conference of the Slovenian Comparative Literature Association devoted to the “Spatial … Continue reading

A note on icons

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We have now finished upgrading the maps to use a new set of icons, provided by Nicolas Mollet under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike license. Finding decent icons, ones that are both attractive and functional – easy on the … Continue reading


Posted by Sarah J. Young in News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Welcome to Mapping St Petersburg! This project aims to explore the relationship of the city of St Petersburg to the body of literature it has produced by developing a literary cartography: using maps to visualize and analyse the spatial dimensions … Continue reading