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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 12 related to The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of Reading in an Electronic Age.   

Changing the Subject: Art and Attention in the Internet Age

Sven Birkerts - Literary Collections - 2015 - 256 pages
Trenchant, expansive essays on the cultural consequences of ongoing, all-permeating technological innovation In 1994, Sven Birkerts published The Gutenberg Elegies, his ...
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Tolstoy's Dictaphone: Technology and the Muse

Sven Birkerts - Literary Collections - 1996 - 266 pages
When the great Russian writer Tolstoy was first offered the use of a brand new invention called the Dictaphone, he refused it, saying that it was sure to be "too dreadfully ...
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The Other Walk: Essays

Sven Birkerts - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 192 pages
Other Walk is a series of autobiographical pieces by the master of reflection and slow time Throughout his life, Sven Birkerts, one of the country's foremost literary critics ...
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Writing well

Donald Hall - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1979 - 416 pages
Co-authored by two esteemed writers, "Writing Well," is a beautifully-written and thoroughly readable guide to the craft of writing prose. This concise, lively text covers all ...
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The electric life: essays on modern poetry

Sven Birkerts - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 459 pages
Discusses modern poetry and examines the poems of Keats, Marianne Moore, Pasternak, Paz, Robert Lowell, and Adrienne Rich
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The Art of Time in Memoir: Then, Again

Sven Birkerts - Reference - 2008 - 194 pages
Sven Birkertsis the author ofReading Life: Books for the Ages,Readings,The Gutenberg Elegies, and a memoir,My Sky Blue Trades. He teaches at Harvard University and at the ...
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