What makes maps fair?

mar
22

What makes maps fair?

In kaart gebracht
According to feminist cartographer Dr Britta Ricker, everbody deserves a place on the map. How can we make that happen?

With mapmaking, there is always the risk of being left out. Imagine you’re a businessowner who doesn’t get included in Google’s dataset. The consequences are real. Feminist cartographer Dr Britta Ricker (UU) takes a critical look at the power of mapmakers. According to her, everyone deserves a place on the map. How can we make that happen? In collaboration with the Anatomiegebouw.

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Monday March 22 2021 (20:00-21:30)
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English
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In kaart gebracht

Van de ouderwetse ANWB-routemap tot Google Maps: geen enkele kaart is definitief, noch neutraal. Wat zijn daar de gevolgen van?