Project Profile:

Modernist Archives Publishing Project (MAPP)


Description: The Modernist Archives Publishing Project (MAPP) is a critical digital archive of early twentieth-century publishing history. The goal of this site is to display, curate, and describe the documents that go into the making of a book.


  • Claire Battershill, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Information and Department of English
  • Nicola Wilson, Associate Professor in Book and Publishing Studies, University of Reading
  • Alice Staveley, Senior Lecturer, Department of English, Stanford University
  • Helen Southworth, Professor, Department of English, University of Oregon
  • Elizabeth Willson-Gordon, Associate Professor of English at King’s University
  • Matthew Hannah, Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities at Purdue School of Information Studies

Funders: SSHRC (Insight Grant) and AHRC (New Directions in Digital Scholarship for Cultural Institutions Grant)

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