Transferred Illusions: Digital Technology and the Forms of Print

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This is a study of the forms and institutions of print - newspapers, books, scholarly editions, publishing, libraries - as they relate to and are changed by emergent digital forms and institutions. In the early 1990s hypertext was briefly hailed as a liberating writing tool for non-linear creation. Fast forward no more than a decade, and we are reading old books from screens. It is, however, the newspaper, for around two hundred years print's most powerful mass vehicle, whose economy persuasively shapes its electronic ...

Transferred Illusions: Digital Technology and the Forms of Print 2016, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138252271

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Transferred Illusions: Digital Technology and the Forms of Print 2009, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780754670162

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