Interview Starts at 17:38
The book has always been, in terms of its ideas, a highly connected media property, highly intertextual, referring to ideas in society, other works, etc. The technology has now caught up to the cultural process in a way that allows us to make those sorts of connections, but we’re not ready to make use of the capability of the technology yet. And I think that’s where so much promise is to come.
Show Notes and Links:
“Amazon’s New Kindle Is Another Brick in Its Digital-Reading Wall” by Brad Stone at BloombergBusinessWeek – September 3, 2013.
A Kindle Fan’s Report from the Front Row at Amazon’s NYC Press Conference (2012) by Len Edgerly – $1.99 on Kindle
Inside the Hangar at Amazon’s Santa Monica Press Conference – September 6, 2013 by Len Edgerly – $2.99 on Kindle
Interview with Sam Ford
Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture by Henry Jenkins, Sam Ford and Joshua Green – $12.10 on Kindle
Spreadable Media website
Immersedition – evolutionary storytelling
Nancy Pearl’s Book Lust Rediscoveries series at Amazon.com
The Man in the Window by Jon Cohen – available for preorder on Kindle for $4.99 with delivery September 17, 2013
Music for my podcast is from an original Thelonius Monk composition named “Well, You Needn’t.” This version is “Ra-Monk” by Eval Manigat on the “Variations in Time: A Jazz Persepctive” CD by Public Transit Recording” CD.
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