Proměny čtenářství v procesu remediace

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Title:Proměny čtenářství v procesu remediace
Piorecký, Karel
Journal or Publication Title:
Czech Literature, 58, 4, pp. 490-509
Uncontrolled Keywords:remediation, digital media, Internet, virtual codex, reading


This article considers the transformation of reading, which has taken place as a result of the spread of the digital media, particularly the World Wide Web. Reading has assumed a completely different attitude towards writing, which, influenced by the interactive nature of the new media, has been put on a stronger basis. The article traces the transformation of the prerequisites of reading both using texts which employ the potential of digital media for literary experiments and the Web publication platforms, which see the Internet as a radically democratic medium for the publication of texts. In addition to these fundamental differences, both activities share three consequences in the transformation of reading: the boundary between reading and writing is being blurred; the placement of the text into a space modelled on the principles of Web design is changing the technological conditions of reading it; the advent of a new way of contextualizing a digital text placed on the Web and linked by hypertext with an almost infinite quantity of other texts (the author proposes the term virtual codex).

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Title:Proměny čtenářství v procesu remediace
Translated title:Transformations of the Reading in the Process of Remediation
Piorecký, Karel
Uncontrolled Keywords:remediation, digital media, Internet, virtual codex, reading
Subjects:P Language and Literature > PG Slavic, Baltic, Albanian languages and literature
Divisions:Humanities and Social Sciences > 9. Section of Humanities and Philology > Institute of Czech Literature > Česká literatura (Czech Literature)
Journal or Publication Title:Czech Literature
Page Range:pp. 490-509
Publisher:Insitute of Czech Literature, of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
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ID Code:7424
Item Type:Article
Deposited On:21 Sep 2012 19:55
Last Modified:21 Sep 2012 17:55


Piorecký, Karel (2010) Proměny čtenářství v procesu remediace. Czech Literature, 58 (4). pp. 490-509. ISSN 0009-0468

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