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Dreams, Longings, Memories – Visualising the Dimension of Projected Spaces in Fiction

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Barbara Piatti, Anne-Kathrin Reuschel Dreams, Longings, Memories – Visualising the Dimension of Projected Spaces in Fiction ➔ Download at the bottom of the page Abstract: In fictional, narrated worlds (literature, movies, graphic novels etc.) so-called projected spaces can play an important role. They have different qualities than settings, since they are created and called up [...]

Literary Hiking Guide: Es lächelt der See (in German)

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Barbara Piatti Es lächelt der See – Literary Hikinguide at Rotpunktverlag Impessions from the advanced announcement of the new book publication:

Modelling Uncertain Geodata for the Literary Atlas of Europe

uncertainty in fictional data: data modelling and visualisation

Anne-Kathrin Reuschel Modelling Uncertain Geodata for the Literary Atlas of Europe ➔ Download at the bottom of the page Abstract: Mapping literary spaces is an interdisciplinary challenge for both literary theory and cartographic realisation. The inherent properties of textual space compared to real-world geospace are introduced and discussed in relation to build a data model for [...]

Literary cartography an impulse generator

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Barbara Piatti From the text to the map – Literary geography an impulse generator (Original title: Vom Text zur Karte – Literaturkartographie als Ideengenerator) ➔  Download at the bottom of the page Piatti, Barbara (2012): Vom Text zur Karte. Literaturkartographie als Ideengenerator. In: Kartographisches Denken. Hrsg. von Christian Reder. Wien: Springer 2012,  S. 269-279.  ➔ Download

A Literary Atlas of Europe (Poster)

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Anne-Kathrin Reuschel A Literary Atlas of Europe. Mapping and Analysing the Geography of Fiction with Interactive Tools ➔ Download at the bottom of the page In connection with a presentation of the ongoing doctoral thesis of Anne-Kathrin Reuschel (which covers all technical and cartographical questions of the »Literary Atlas of Europe«) a poster has been [...]

Reading with Maps – A Plea

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Barbara Piatti Reading with Maps. Plea for a viualised Geography of Fiction (Original title: Mit Karten lesen. Plädoyer für eine visualisierte Geographie der Literatur) ➔ Download at the bottom of the page Barbara Piatti: Mit Karten lesen. Plädoyer für eine visualisiere Geographie der Literatur. In: Boothe, B., Bühler, P. et al. (Hrsg.): Textwelt -Lebenswelt. Interpretation [...]

Spatial Uncertainty in Fiction

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Anne-Kathrin Reuschel Mapping Literature: Visualisation of Spatial Uncertainty in Fiction ➔ Download at the bottom of the page Abstract:The interdisciplinary project ‘A Literary Atlas of Europe’ aims to develop an interactive atlas as a research tool for spatial analysis of literature. The central questions of where do stories take place and what interactions exist between [...]

Density Estimation of Literary Spaces

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Hans Rudolf Bär Improved Density Estimation for the Visualisation of Literary Spaces ➔ Download at the bottom of the page Abstract: The elements that constitute the literary space can mainly be described by categories such as settings, zones where actions take place and routes along which characters move. Apart from the presentation of the specific [...]

Mapping Counterfactual Spaces

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Barbara Piatti, Lorenz Hurni Mapping the Ontologically Unreal – Counterfactual Spaces in Literature and Cartography ➔ Download at the bottom of the page This paper deals with the realm of alternate worlds. Although the emphasis of such creations relies on historical alteration (resulting in an alternate time stream), settings can impressively support the historical alternative: [...]

Cartographies of Fictional Worlds

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Barbara Piatti, Lorenz Hurni Cartographies of Fictional Worlds (Editorial) ➔ Download at the bottom of the page This editorial provides an overview about past and current developments in the dynamic field of literary geography/literary cartography. It also alludes to the collection of papers presented in this special issue dedicated to »Cartographies of Fictional Worlds« – [...]