The Future of the Book
May 26, 2011
by Paul Vidich
I find that when someone asserts that a thing (the story), or an idea (God), is not dead, they usually mean that a nostalgic version of the thing has lapsed and not been replaced by something comparably satisfying.
April 4, 2011
A decade after Nicholson Baker’s provocative book, are American libraries still trashing perfectly collectible books?
March 14, 2011
Digital readers and paper books have little in common. But both objects have considerable merit, and this is why I think we should combine the two.
December 24, 2010
by C. Max Magee
For all those readers unwrapping shiny new devices, here are some links to get you going.
October 29, 2010
It’s only through seizing the social reading moment, so to speak, that the publishers can hope to wrestle some measure of control back from the tech companies that have come to dominate their industry.
October 22, 2010
You love your books, with their meaning and their warmth, but you’re not some weepy sap.