Electric Literature


Touching from a distance: On Sam Pink’s Rontel


Reviewed in this essay: Rontel, by Sam Pink, Electric Literature, 2013. One of the old canards people trot out when waxing (prematurely) on the creeping death of the publishing industry is that there’s just no way to sell books anymore, not when brick and mortar stores are on the wane and even the once future-proof e-reader already seems marked for death. Leave it to Sam Pink to...