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New Book Explores Literal & Metaphorical Aspects of Wayfinding

Posted by on Jan 29, 2014 in books, Directionally challenged, disorientation, Wayfinding | 0 comments

New Book Explores Literal & Metaphorical Aspects of Wayfinding

The term “wayfinding” is used in both a literal sense (as in finding your way around from one place to another) and a metaphorical one (as in finding your way through life’s challenges). Books, articles, blog posts and other discussions typically focus on either the literal or the metaphorical, but a new book discusses them both. Out of the Woods: A Memoir of Wayfinding (Harper) by Lynn Darling covers the writer’s journey – changing her urban life to a rural one and taking stock...

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Wayfinding-themed Holiday Gift Ideas

Posted by on Dec 22, 2013 in books, gifts, Wayfinding | 0 comments

Wayfinding-themed Holiday Gift Ideas

‘Tis the season to find your way to the perfect holiday gift for each person on your list. Here are three wayfinding-themed offerings for your favorite wayfinding whizzes and directionally challenged counterparts. 1) A Brooklyn-based company “Uncommon Goods” features a slew of map-inspired gifts including the city map puzzle shown below ($20). Prices are all over the map, with a number of products under $50. http://www.uncommongoods.com/sets/map-gifts 2) Here’s another navigation-themed...

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