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Slamming the Screen Door: Dispatches from a Summer Unplugged, Vol. 3

Whitney Collins posts her final dispatch from a summer free of iPhones, TVs, laptops, iPads, and other devices on which you are reading this. Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon – Place Marks of Past Times

“..And he had power to give life unto the image of the beast, that the image of the beast should both speak, and cause that as many as would not worship the merging of image and text defining a new form of communication should be killed…” Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon : Hollywood Rainbow

“..And he had power to give life unto the image of the beast, that the image of the beast should both speak, and cause that as many as would not worship the merging of image and text defining a new form of communication should be killed…” Continue reading

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Not everyone's opinion matters, like say, on a blog... Or maybe here.

The End of the End of Everything: Fiction’s Fretful Futures, Part IV

In Part IV, of his 4-part series, Sam Byers looks at why the novel is dying and just why and how technology might save it. Continue reading

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The Thick of It, compelling because everyone is always checking their Blackberries

The End of the End of Everything: Fiction’s Fretful Futures, Part III

In Part III, of his 4-part series, Sam Byers looks at why the novel is dying and just why and how technology might save it. Continue reading

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World of Warcraft's Night Elf trumps the novel, no?

The End of the End of Everything: Fiction’s Fretful Futures, Part II

In Part II, of his 4-part series, Sam Byers looks at why the novel is dying and just why and how technology might save it. Continue reading

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Franzen looking pious. Yes, writers are not important enough to the "Culture."

The End of the End of Everything: Fiction’s Fretful Futures, Part I

In this 4-part series, Sam Byers looks at why the novel is dying and just why and how technology might save it. Continue reading

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