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Drawing on the expertise of leading researchers from around the globe, this pioneering collection of essays explores how geospatial technologies are revolutionizing the discipline of literary studies. The book offers the first intensive examination of digital literary cartography, a field whose recent and rapid development has yet to be coherently analysed. This collection not only provides an authoritative account of the current state of the field, but also informs a new generation of digital humanities scholars about the critical and creative potentials of digital literary mapping. The book showcases the work of exemplary literary mapping projects and provides the reader with an overview of the tools, techniques and methods those projects employ.
Number of Pages: 307
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines, Literary Criticism
Series Title: Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Street Date: June 3, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-6082