A 'Kindle Society' Can Be Literate
On Talk of the Nation on NPR:
On this week's opinion page, Jacob Weinberg, editor-in-chief of the Slate Group, focuses on the new Kindle device. In a recent opinion piece on Slate.com, he asked: "Why should a civilization that reads electronically be any less literate than one that harvests trees to do so?"
You can listen to the 17 minute piece here.