The Popular Edge, Pop-Up and Book Arts News

December 27, 2010

Medieval Help Desk

Filed under: books, teaching kids — Tags: , , , — popularkinetics @ 9:42 pm

Medieval Help Desk video, or "How to Read a Book"

We thought this video spoof on digital books would appeal to all of you traditional bibliophiles out there. It’s a funny yet thought-provoking look at how a first encounter with a bound book in the Middle Ages might equate with our own initial efforts to use virtual media, and a reminder that the book is a fluid form, changing through history as our technologies have changed. Here’s the link.

Advertisements

Blog at WordPress.com.