My Journal

June 2010


Avatars of the Word – O’Donnell– 2: The Instability of Text

O'Donnell, J. J. (2000). Avatars of the word: From papyrus to cyberspace: Harvard University Press. In this chapter, O’Donnell discusses the instability and, in some ways (un)reliability, of the written word in both printed and electronic form. The printed format is generally a far cry more con...

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