From Publishers Weekly
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Another screed about how technology is killing culture. Which appears to have a lot of truth to it, until you notice the copyright date & see that books are indeed still selling. Read morePublished 22 days ago by F. J. PRISCO
very philosophical,and insightful. It examines what it means to be a writer and why its important.Published 19 months ago by John
Purchased this to read on my Kindle. Can't figure out how to get it in there. It appears to be made out of paper of some sort.Published on December 4, 2013 by Kindle Customer
Although time moves quickly in the world of technological innovation, this collection of essays has fared well. Read morePublished on July 15, 2013 by Michael Cairns
A wonderful surprise loved it. Esoteric essential work erudite writer essential reading esdpecially pa teaching Henry James to a new generation :enry ;amesPublished on September 6, 2012 by Amazon Customer
Most postmodern technophiles and even some of what Birkerts calls "readers" will see his book as the literary equivalent of a ragged old man with a sign proclaiming "The end is... Read morePublished on February 3, 2011 by Kate Henson
While I understood the author's points and even agree with some of them, I could not get over my dislike of the author's tone. Read morePublished on November 18, 2010 by khaleen
I thought I would agree more with this author bemoaning the fate of reading since I see first-hand in teaching American literature how few of my students actually read ... Read morePublished on October 25, 2008 by A. Bell