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User Review  - nbmars - LibraryThing

Turchi holds that mapping is a metaphor for writing: "Every writer...is asked for directions; and to the extent that he offers them, he takes on the role of guide in another way, outside of his work ... Read full review

Review: Maps of the Imagination: The Writer as Cartographer

User Review  - Ninakix - Goodreads

Interesting to imagine how this same sort of thinking can apply to other worlds. Especially this idea of viewing previous works as a "map" of possibilities you are trying to build on and explore more... Read full review

Review: Maps of the Imagination: The Writer as Cartographer

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

The maps are way more interesting than the essay that surrounds them, which is OK, but not particularly insightful. Read full review

Review: Maps of the Imagination: The Writer as Cartographer

User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

Its a quick spurt of a read, not a big boy at all, more like a twinkie. It's quite concentrated though, and has alot of sugar. So I guess i'm saying it's charming, but not really the most substantial ... Read full review

Review: Maps of the Imagination: The Writer as Cartographer

User Review  - Brian Foley - Goodreads

One big long metaphor crammed into a critique of literature and the like. Not much new here, but there are lots and lots of maps. Pretty pretty maps. Read full review

Review: Maps of the Imagination: The Writer as Cartographer

User Review  - Alexa Cascade - Goodreads

Intriguing concept. Read full review


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