Technology is increasingly reducing the value of fiction. In her article, Fiona O’Connor debates whether, in this digital age, quantity is overwhelming quality and stifling writers' creativity:
She says: “Writers are unusual in that, unlike other artists, they play little part in the actual production of their art.”
The article also features Dr Leigh Wilson, Reader at Department of English, University of Westminster.
Fiona O'Connor is a regular contributor to The Irish Times.