Episode #4: Chris Beddow on On Exactitude in Science by Jorge Luis Borges

Chris Beddow, mapmaker, voyager, philosopher, and very good skier uses Borges’s “On Exactitude in Science” and Umberto Eco’s “On the Impossibility of Drawing a Map of the Empire on a Scale of 1 to 1” to go very very deep on the map–territory relationship. Listen and learn how to recognize how your experience on this planet is mediated by the maps you use.

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