a cartography blog, brought to you by Ottoman History Podcast
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Conflicting Ambitions, Shared Cartography
Venizelos and Ataturk: conflicting territorial ambitions, similar taste in (cartographic depictions of) women...
Friday, August 18, 2017
Know Your Sultans
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Power, Piety and the Smithsonian's Newest Qurans
This piece o riginally appeared in Foreign Affairs on February 8, 2017 Anyone in Washingt...
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Nomads, No Problem: envisioning borders in the post-Ottoman Middle East
The material in this post was initially presented, in somewhat different form, as part of a round table at the 2016 Middle East Studies...
Friday, October 21, 2016
Turkey's National Pact Borders
There's been a lot discussion about Turkey's National Pact borders recently, and a lot of random irredentist maps floatin...
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Continuity and Chaos in the 20th Century Middle East
Many Afternoon Map readers already contributed to improving the maps which appeared in this recent Washington Post piece . Now I'd b...
Today's guest map is courtesy of Peter Hill , Junior Research Fellow at Christ Church, University of Oxford A map printed as frontis...
View web version