In the following paragraphs, the research project »A Literary Atlas of Europe« is situated in its context:
Why does it make sense to map literature (Motivation)?
How is the entire project outlined (Project Outline)?
What is there to know about the close interdisciplinary collaboration between cartographers and literary scholars (Interdisciplinary Work)?
What are the critical queries with which the literary-cartography is faced (Critique)?
If you are interested in the actual work flow, please go to »Project Structure«, where you find detailled information.