Tuesday, September 6, 2011

This is an interesting article: Making up Stories: Perception, Language, and the Web by Elizabeth McGuane and Randall Snare. They write ...

Storytelling is a buzzword with lots of different interpretations. Either the internet is killing stories, or it’s the best thing to happen to them since the printing press.

 Stories have been around as long as we have, helping us understand our world and ourselves. We learn and retain information best through stories, because they turn information into more than the sum of its parts. But what makes a story a story, and what does it mean for the digital world we’ve built?

Nice article and a good read.

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