Mapping the Republic of Letters
This website provides interactive, visual tools that depict the vast networks of people and information during the Enlightenment. Using archived letters, travel logs, and other resources, it depicts visually the routes traveled by letters, people, and knowledge throughout the Republic of Letters. It also provides case studies of important figures of the Republic of Letters, as well as useful resources and publications for those wishing to see how intellectual networks were formed and evolved throughout the period of the Enlightenment.
Coleman, Nicole and Edelstein, Dan, and Findlen, Paula, “Mapping the Republic of Letters,” Legacies of the Enlightenment, accessed June 8, 2023, http://enlightenmentlegacies.org/items/show/123.