Future of Reading

Panelists talked about the future of reading and child literacy. Among the topics they addressed were the use of digital books, the… read more

Panelists talked about the future of reading and child literacy. Among the topics they addressed were the use of digital books, the impact of new technologies on the publishing industry, uses of electronic media in schools, the amount of information available through electronic media, and the experience of reading. They responded to questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Robert Darnton Director Harvard University->University Library
  • Sep Kamvar Associate Professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology->Media Lab
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Program ID:
309527-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 24, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 9, 2012

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  • Nov 24, 2012 | 4:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2012 | 9:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 2012 | 2:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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