This is not the future of the book

A podcast

This is not the future of the book is a podcast by Tom Abba and Baldur Bjarnason about interactive media, digital publishing, hypertext, storytelling of all sorts.

New episodes will appear whenever a new one is ready. Which isn't likely to happen super-regularly.

May contain swearing.

Subscribe to the podcast feed directly. Or on iTunes. And, finally, on Overcast


  1. What do we call this thing?
  2. How did we get here?
  3. What does print do? What does digital do?
  4. What's holding us back?
  5. Avant-garde what?
  6. Hackathons and hack culture
  7. Money? What money?
  8. You are here. What now?
  9. Moonshots vs infrastructure
  10. The publishing system of production
  11. Don't call it a comeback