article posted Apr 6, 23:58
Recent research confirms what we probably all suspected regarding screen reading. Still, it is disconcerting to see the extent of it… and reassuring to see how it can be corrected.
Beyond the obvious issues – and I certainly enjoy reading a lengthy, complex novel and intend to continue doing so, social media or no social media – the erosion of long-form reading (and comprehension) has implications that move way beyond literary matters. So… ordinarily one might say “enjoy,” but that seems wrong at this juncture.
So, here it is. See what you think!