Namedtuples: TypeError: 'str' object is not callable

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Fri Jan 6 23:04:42 EST 2017

On Sat, Jan 7, 2017 at 2:46 PM, Deborah Swanson
<python at> wrote:
> And here's the Traceback in PyCharm:
>   File "E:/Coding projects/Pycharm/Moving/",
> line 139, in moving()
>     for lst in map(listings._make, csv.reader(open('E:\\Coding
> projects\\Pycharm\\Moving\\Moving 2017 in.csv',"r"))):
> TypeError: 'str' object is not callable
> What str object is not callable, and how do I fix it?

Toss in a 'print' above that. You're calling map and open (and
csv.reader, but I doubt you've shadowed that). My money would be on
'map' having been assigned something.


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