Items Tagged With technology

Jonathan Lethem on Kafka, Saving Book Stacks in University Libraries, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.20.16

Kurt Vonnegut once called Bob Dylan the “worst poet alive”; comedy writers teach Google’s A.I. how to tell jokes; the original vampire novel; and other news.

More

The Shakespeare Sonnet Project

by Maya C. Popa

News and Trends

Posted 10.12.16

November/December 2016

The New York Shakespeare Exchange is working with filmmakers and directors to produce collaborative video adaptations of Shakespeare’s sonnets, bringing the Bard’s timeless poems to a new audience.

More

Squirl App Maps Literary Hot Spots

by Rachael Hanel

News and Trends

Posted 2.10.16

March/April 2016

Complete with maps, relevant passages, summaries, and links to booksellers, a new app tracks the real-life places found in books, allowing readers to discover and interact with literature in a whole new way.

More

The Written Image: Memoranda

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 2.10.16

March/April 2016

Taking inspiration from Haruki Murakami’s short stories, a Vancouver-based game studio has created a point-and-click video game that allows players to live in a world created by words.

More