Wednesday, May 13, 2009


And thanks to Alex Halavais for linking to this article, which finally made me feel understood.



i am danny bloom in taiwan i am curious to know if you think we might need a new word one day soon to stand for reading on a screen to make it different from reading on paper surface, since the two experiecners are so diffrent emotionally and intellectuyally. i have coined the word SCREENING to mean reading text on a screen. what do you think of this idea.? you can see my blog on this topsic at

email me at danbloom at GMAIL dot com for personal chat

Torill said...

Dan, I suspect "screening" has already been taken. Apart from that - well, English isn't my first language, so I can't really help you.