Paper http://nhpr.org en 7.24.14: Paperless Societies, The Impact Of Transfer Stations, And Emeralds Included http://nhpr.org/post/72414-paperless-societies-impact-transfer-stations-and-emeralds-included <p></p><p>Has the digital age made things like handwritten letters and rotary phones obsolete? Today, we look at our possible transition towards a paperless society. Then, what treasure lays buried at your local transfer station? And how can that change your relationship with your neighbors? Plus, we speak with New Hampshire author Betsy Woodman about her new novel <em>Emeralds Included</em>. &nbsp;</p><p>Listen to the full show and&nbsp;<strong>Read more</strong>&nbsp;for individual segments.</p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:49:29 +0000 Word of Mouth 52508 at http://nhpr.org 7.24.14: Paperless Societies, The Impact Of Transfer Stations, And Emeralds Included Paper Is Dead! Long Live Paper! http://nhpr.org/post/paper-dead-long-live-paper <p>The digital age has rendered letter writing, paperboys, and checkbooks as old-fashioned as the rotary phone. While the proliferation of e-books, e-mail, and online newspapers appear to be hastening the death of the printed page, <strong>Nicholas Basbanes </strong><a href="http://articles.latimes.com/2013/dec/08/opinion/la-oe-basbanes-paperless-society-myth-20131208" target="_blank">argues</a> that we are far from becoming a paperless society. <strong>Nicholas </strong>is an impassioned bibliophile and author of <a href="http://www.indiebound.org/book/9780307266422" target="_blank"><em>On Paper: The Everything of its Two-Thousand-Year History</em></a>.</p><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 18:48:58 +0000 Virginia Prescott 40291 at http://nhpr.org Paper Is Dead! Long Live Paper! A printer too adorable to pass up? http://nhpr.org/post/printer-too-adorable-pass <p>In the midst of digitalization, some are still embracing the option to "Print." Check out how you can get your own Little Printer - and they're SO cute!</p> Mon, 06 Feb 2012 17:09:41 +0000 Brady Carlson 1718 at http://nhpr.org A printer too adorable to pass up?