“And then we went to the brewery”: Reading as a Social Activity in a Digital Era

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Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

In our hyperdigital era, mass reading events provide opportunities for human interaction via a socially networked event that can be engaged online and offline, either once or repeatedly. These encounters may well be ephemeral, but they are capable of producing significant moments of identification or affective connection among participants.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-18
Number of pages5
JournalWorld Literature Today
Volume88
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - May 2014

Keywords

  • Reading, Reading events, digital era