- Recall Vertesi from last week in reading Jody Rosen, “The Knowledge, London’s Legendary Taxi-Driver Test, Puts Up a Fight in the Age of GPS,” New York Times Magazine (November 10, 2014).
- Lily Bui On, “Dragons, Memory & Navigating the Globe Using Only Your Wits,” Nautilus (October 13, 2014) [a preface to our indigenous mapping discussion in three weeks].
- Tim Wallace, “Kevin Lynch & The Imageable Boston,” Bostonography (December 15, 2010) [and follow Wallace’s link to the “Perceptual Forms of the City” material in the MIT Archives].
- Kevin Lynch, “The Uses of Method” in The Image of the City (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1960): 140-159 [consider also other sensory means of comprehending space].
- Perfect City Working Group, “What Do You Avoid? Where Do You Belong?” Urban Omnibus (July 5, 2017).
Lily Bui On, “The Art and Science of Polynesian Wayfinding,” PRX [radio]; Michel de Certeau, “Spatial Practices” In The Practice of Everyday Life (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1984): 100-134; Hand Drawn Map Association; Fredric Jameson, Postmodernism, or The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism (New York: Verso, 1991): 49-54, 413-18; Kevin Lynch, “The City Image and Its Elements” In The Image of the City (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1960): 46-90; Linda Poon, “Maps Made ‘From the Mind,’ Not from GPS,” CityLab (November 10, 2015); Kim Tingley, “The Secrets of the Wave Pilots,” New York Times Magazine (March 17, 2016); Alberto Toscano & Jeff Kinkle, Cartographies of the Absolute (Washington, D.C.: Zero Books, 2015) [with companion website]; Denis Wood, Everything Sings: Maps for a Narrative Atlas (Los Angeles: Siglio, 2010).