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The Intricacy of These Turns and Windings:

A Voyageur's Map

Journey Cake

7-color, 25" x 76"

To map the journey of Northwest Company clerk John Macdonell into the Pays d'en Haut in 1793, I had to make new language.  

You can purchase this map directly from Studio 1:1.



M. Pearce. "What Shall We Map Next? Expressing Indigenous Geographies with Cartographic Language." In U. Dieckmann et al., eds., Mapping the Unmappable? Transcript Verlag, 2021. pdf


M. Pearce. 2008. "Framing the Days: Place and Narrative in Cartography. Cartography and Geographic Information Science 35(1):17–32. ​

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