October 13: Indigenous Maps, Spatial Ontologies + Epistemologies
Discuss Cognitive Maps from Week 5
Map Critiques (2): Laura, Rachael
- Ray P. Norris & Bill Yidumduma Harney, “Songlines and Navigation in Wardaman and Other Australian Aboriginal Cultures” Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage 17:2 (in press): 1-14.
- Aboriginal Mapping Network: See in particular the “About” page, the “Mapping Resources” and “The Living Atlas”
- Claudio Aporta, Michael Bravo & Fraser Tyler, Pan Inuit Trails
- Eva Salinas, with Sébastien Caquard, “The Politics of Making Maps” Canadian International Council (November 12, 2014) [read sections on counter- and indigenous mapping].
- Sam Sturgis, “Kids in India are Sparking Urban Planning Changes by Mapping Slums” The Atlantic’s CityLab (February 19, 2015).
- Mishuana Goeman, Mark My Words: Native Women Mapping Our Nations (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013).
- Illinois State Museum, Native American Mapping Traditions.
- G. Malcolm Lewis, Ed., Cartographic Encounters: Perspectives on Native American Mapmaking and Map Use (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998).
- Jeffrey Yoo Warren, “Grassroots Mapping: Tools for Participatory and Activist Cartography,” Masters Thesis, MIT, 2010.
- Helen Watson, “Aboriginal-Australian Maps” Maps Are Territories.
- Denis Wood, “The Outside Critique: Indigenous Mapping” In Rethinking the Power of Maps (New York: Guilford Press, 2010): 129-142.