About this book
Paperback edition of the conversation between Eco and Carriere on the future of the book in the digital age, curated by Jean-Philippe de Tonnac and translated by Polly McLean. They decide it's here to stay!
These days it is impossible to get away from discussions of whether the book will survive the digital revolution. This book presents conversations in which Jean-Claude Carriere and Umberto Eco discuss everything from how to define the first book to what is happening to knowledge now that infinite amounts of digital information is available.