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By Jeremy

I was joking with a friend the other day about what would happen if we could give a peasant from the Middle Ages a Macbook. I’m pretty sure they’d deal with it in the same way Zoolander does in the scene where he tries to extract the files that are “in the computer.”. »

“Facebook is the New Universe”

By John

Back during the Dot Com bubble, you could hardly open a newspaper without running into an article talking about how the internet would radically change life as we know it. There was a lot of hyperbole involved, and in retrospect, life as we knew it didn’t so much radically change as slowly migrate into the. »

An Interview with Steve Almond About Technology, Loneliness and the Splinter Generation

By Seth

The main thing I see in the writing is this strain of what I call “hysterical lyricism.” Certain younger writers are just so saturated by visual media. »

About The Splinter Generation

The Splinter Generation is a place by and for people born between 1973 and 1993. It's a venue for writers, artists and musicians from all different backgrounds to tell the story of our generation. More on us here.

Meet at the Gate, the web site of Canongate Publishing House, has this to say, "This is how we discover that the youth of today is not all shoot-'em-up gun- (or knife-) totin' hooligans. It’s great to see that there are a huge number of young adults who are seeking each other out - complete strangers - to try and establish an understanding with one another to create a more emotionally- and creatively-connected world."

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