Ken Jennings was at the University of Southern Maine in October for a presentation based on his national bestseller, "Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird, World of Geography Wonks." In the book, Jennings, who as a child slept with a word atlas by his pillow, explores why maps are so fascinating to him and why reading them is as relevant today as ever.

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