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The Future of Writing Reviews

March 21, 2010 · No Comments

…John Kottke has a very interesting piece on his blog about the future of review writing. He suggests that how a particular text (in the broadest sense of the word) works on an iPhone or Kindle is going to be of central importance to reviewers: “Format matters. There’s an old adage in photography: the best camera is the one you have with you. Now that our media is available in so many formats, we can say that the best book is the one on your Kindle or the best movie is the one on your iPhone.” Worth a look.

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St. Lawrence University