BookTuber Tuesday: 40: Ready Player One – Thom Dunn – Fuckbois of Literature with Emily Edwards
“I Love Spoilers.”
They did not talk about how Facebook Oculus employees were encouraged to read this book or the fact that it is shaping fb’s Metaverse, but I liked the point on male easter egg vigilance paralleled to the female obsession with true crime and their belief in hypervigilance (16:00 time stamp is where the convo gets really good, ~18:00 is the comparison mark).
BookTuber Tuesday – The Tyranny of Plot: Why Books Don’t Always Need Stories
On spoilers and formulations.