Jonathan Kramnick is the Maynard Mack Professor of English at Yale University. He is the author of Paper Minds: Literature and the Ecology of Consciousness, Actions and Objects from Hobbes to Richardson, and Making the English Canon: Print Capitalism and the Cultural Past, 1700–1770. He is director of the Lewis Walpole Library and the editor, with Steven Pincus, of the Lewis Walpole Series in Eighteenth-Century Culture and History for Yale University Press.
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Michael Clune reads Jonathan Kramnick’s “Paper Minds: Literature and the Ecology of Consciousness.”...