Writing Space: Computers, Hypertext, and the Remediation of Print
This second edition of Jay David Bolter's classic text expands on the objectives of the original volume, illustrating the relationship of print to new media, and examining how hypertext and other forms of electronic writing refashion or "remediate" the forms and genres of print. Reflecting the dynamic changes in electronic technology since the first edition, this revision incorporates the Web and other current standards of electronic writing. As a text for students in composition, new technologies, information studies, and related areas, this volume provides a unique examination of the computer as a technology for reading and writing.
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Review: Writing Space: Computers, Hypertext, and the Remediation of PrintUser Review - Sabine - Goodreads
First I have to admit, I haven't read the whole book. But that was mostly due to what I have to say next and why I gave a 2-start rating! This book might have been fantastic in 2001! But it's not ... Read full review
Review: Writing Space: Computers, Hypertext, and the Remediation of PrintUser Review - Michael - Goodreads
In Writing Space (2001), Jay David Bolter focuses our attention on material practices, arguing that writing spaces are both material and visual fields, "whose properties are determined by a writing ... Read full review