TITLE

Reading, Writing, Texting

AUTHOR(S)
Fee, Margery
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Canadian Literature;Spring2012, Issue 212, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the impact that technology is having on books and reading. The article looks at the digitization of accessible materials in Canada, the popularity of narratives, and the history of literacies. The author also presents information on people's ability to adapt to emerging technologies.
ACCESSION #
78295997

 

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