ATG Article of the Week April 19, 2011
5 Myths about the ‘Information Age,’ by Robert Darnton, The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 17, 2011.
This is one of those articles that one wished that he/she had written. Hooray, Robert Darnton! Darnton points out how new technology reinforces rather than destroys old modes of communication. This essay is based on a talk Dr. Darnton gave at the Council of Independent Colleges’ Symposium on the Future of the Humanities, in Washington.