How will peo­ple read in the future?


Humans have been inscribing and sharing information since the cave painting was a cutting-edge technology. Looking beyond doorstop dictionaries, featherweight paperbacks, smartphone screens and e-readers, how will we read in the future? What do we need to take in diverse forms of content, from textbooks to journalistic accounts to literary fiction? How will these tools change as texts become more interactive and participatory?