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Coming Home to Indigenous

Place Names in Canada

7-color, 33" x 42"

80 lb with aqueous finish

Commissioned by the Canadian-American Center at the University of Maine, in response to the Canada 150 event of 2017. Honoring the sovereignties and traditional place names of our northern relatives.

You can purchase this map directly from the

Canadian-American Center.



M. Pearce. "Not Unmappable: Expressing Indigenous Geographies with Cartographic Language." In U. Dieckmann et al., eds., Mapping the Unmappable? Transcript Verlag, 2021.

M. Pearce and S. Hornsby. 2020. "Making the Coming Home Map." Cartographica 55(3), Special issue on Decolonizing the Map.




Feminist Data Visualization. Atlanta Contemporary, October, 2021.

Diseño y utopía: Acciones inmediatas para un mejor presente. Abierto Mexicano de Diseño, October 2020.


Diagrams of Power. OnSite Gallery Toronto, 2018; Onomatopee,

Eindhoven, The Netherlands 2019. 


Spirit Bear | Spotted Fawn Productions in partnership with First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada. Stop-motion animation, forthcoming 2020.    

Data Feminism | Catherine D'Ignazio and Lauren Klein. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2020.     

Diagrams of Power: Visualizing, Mapping, and Performing Resistance | ed. Patricio Davila. Eindhoven: Onomatopee, 2018.

Mapas 838/839 | Cultura UNAM, Mexico City, 2018. 

Aalaapi | Aalaapi Collective. Théâtre d'aujourd'hui, Montreal.