Overdose

Rewired
Understanding the iGeneration and the Way They Learn
Larry D. Rosen
Palgrave Macmillan, $17, 256 pp.

When the iconic Stage Manager in a recent off-Broadway production of Our Town made his entrance carrying a cell phone, a murmur rippled through the audience. Wilder’s play has long been associated with slow time and small-town values. What would the playwright have made of this high-tech intrusion?

The question provides an interesting vantage point for assessing Larry Rosen’s new book, Rewired: Understanding the iGeneration and the Way They Learn. A professor of...

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Robin Antepara teaches intercultural communication at Gakushuin University in Japan.

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