Critical Approaches to Culture + Communications

A Weblog by Ron Burnett (Founded in 1994 and now celebrating 23 Years!!)

This site began as one of the first academic sites in Canada when the World Wide Web was in its early phase of development. I have maintained it through many iterations since 1994.

The lost art of reading

The lost art of reading by David L. Ulin of the Los Angeles Times.

The relentless cacophony that is life in the 21st century can make settling in with a book difficult even for lifelong readers and those who are paid to do it.

[Continue reading…](http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/arts/la-ca-reading9-2009aug09,0,4905017.story)