Iyoka Eli- Wihtamakw Kǝtahkinawal /
This Is How We Name Our Lands

4-color, 2-sided (Penobscot and English)
44" x 60"
with accompanying gazetteer

A four-year collaboration with James Francis, Carol Dana, and Gabe Paul, of Penobscot Cultural & Historic Preservation, to expand the map of their traditional place names.

You can purchase this map & gazetteer set directly from 

Che' Molly's Trading Post.



M. Pearce. "Not Unmappable: Expressing Indigenous Geographies with Cartographic Language." In U. Dieckmann et al., eds., Mapping the Unmappable. Universität zu Köln, forthcoming 2021.


M. Pearce. 2014. "The Last Piece is You." Cartographic Journal 51(2) (Special issue on Cartography and Narratives):107–22.  ​