The Emancipation of Digital Reading?


Is it possible to read War and Peace on an iPhone? In the Pacific StandardCasey Cepp considers whether apps can actually help us become better, more thoughtful readers:

This literary diet will not be for everyone. But the emancipation of digital reading habits, like those of the printed book before them, allows us to choose the way we read.

Sarah Edwards lives in New York. You can find her virtually (at her blog, or twitter, @eddy_sarah) or at the pie shop she works at in Brooklyn, where she would definitely like to serve you a piece of pie. More from this author →