5-minute doc idea- 'Why don't people read anymore?'…
5-minute doc idea- 'Why don't people read anymore?'
'5 books per household' and '3 of them are cook books'
not enough time to read
busy doing work
Short free periods are filled with phone activity
why not a book?
What people don't like about literature
long description of curtains
You read dickens as part of your GCSE, did you enjoy it?
A-level literature student
Difference between novel and literature
does it have to be?
Traditional publishing houses
don't have enough variety
go what they think will
books from the previous successful authors
not initiative or fresh
A way of modernising literature
successful YA author
part of the
"Clash course literature"
A long running series that John has done
online reading platfoms
Just like music on YouTube, wattpad allows amateur distribute their stories for free
they also both premium package
buy tokens to unlock chapters
new way of get published
amateur books drum up interest and get picked up by publishing companies
branching out/staying updates
Print literature used to be superior but this has been surpassed with the rise of technology
why do you like read so much?
do your friends and family read?
how often do you read?
what the book that changed your life ?
sit-down with lighting set-up - realist setting
in the moment, on the move- spontaneous. realist, genuine
formal - green screen
go through book collection
TV and film
easier to consume
drama adaptation of books
34 years after The handmaids tale was published
renew interest after TV series
link to trump style politics
outdated now? dead?
short form of information
moving too fast in the digital world
Council libraries not interesting
not a dynamic range of books
why they are closing down?
however the summer reading challenge has had repeated success
Books cost a lot of money
People not will to buy something they might not like
uk books sale
on the rise
is just the rise of price of books?
Schools don’t inspire students
wrong mental attitude
It not a generational divide
its a societal failure