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NOVA: A to Z: How Writing Changed the World (S47EP14 PBS Wed 30 Sep 2020)



A to Z: How Writing Changed the World – Just as writing changed the course of human history, the evolution of paper and printing revolutionized the spread of information. The printing press kicked off the Industrial Revolution that fast-tracked us to the current digital age. But as the 4,000-year-old tradition of penmanship falls out of favor, should we consider what might be lost in this pursuit of ever more efficient communication?

Airdate: Wed 30 Sep 2020 at 9.00pm on PBS

Season 47 Episode 14