Thursday, 28 May 2009

Acrobat Reader, Anna Gerber and Teal Triggs

Anna Gerber and Teal Trigg's excellent article 'Acrobat Reader', in Print magazine (July/August 2006) is a valuable text to start conversations about hybrid novels, and how integrating graphic devices in fiction challenges the practice of reading: do we begin to look at, rather than read, these books? And ask whether reading is more important than looking: