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The Book of Clouds

A hundred years from now, how will literary historians deal with 21st-century authors like Tao Lin?
As books turn into data and tweets are archived for posterity, how will readers and academics cope with the detritus of a digital age?
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  November 12, 2010

Review: Tao Lin's Richard Yates

When this review is posted online, 27-year-old Tao Lin will quickly send out its URL in a tweet and file it on his website's meticulously maintained record of press coverage.
A better stunt: Lin transcends his self-promotion
By CARRIE BATTAN  |  October 15, 2010
Podcast: Tao Lin at the Brookline Booksmith [MP3]

Podcast: Tao Lin at the Brookline Booksmith [MP3]

 If you track 26 year-old writer Tao Lin’s literary trajectory via his Internet presence and self-promotional stunts, it’s easy to get the sense that he’s...
By webteam  |  September 18, 2009