Placing Literature is a crowdsourcing website that maps literary scenes that take place in real locations. Anyone with a Google login can add a place to the literary database and share it over social media. Since its launch in May 2013, nearly 3,000 places from MacBeth’s castle to Forks High School have been mapped by users all over the world.

Readers, tourists, authors, publishers, librarians, museum directors, cultural organizations and academics all use Placing Literature geo-tagged information to provide location context to literature. Explore the literature of place today at PlacingLiterature.com.

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