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The Book as Computer

How are computers affecting the way we read? Peter Stallybrass attempts to answer that question, and provide insite into the nature of codicies.


Stallybrass is Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Humanities and Professor of English and of Comparative Literature and Literary Theory at the University of Pennsylvania. For the last twenty-two years, he has directed the seminar on the History of Material Texts, and he co-edits the Material Texts series for the University of Pennsylvania Press.

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