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  • Books offer analog escapism from digital monotony
  • Books offer analog escapism from digital monotony
    Thought Catalog (2019) ©
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Books offer analog escapism from digital monotony

Whether they’re providing low-stakes escapism or education on how to unlearn racial biases, books have been a crutch for many in the pandemic. In fact, the number of books sold surpassed 200 million in 2020, signalling a desire for slow, analog modes of entertainment and distraction.

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