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New media affects the way writers tell their stories. Facebook, blogs and Twitter are all present in the books now days. Psychological Internet thriller’, ‘Facebook novel’ and ‘Internet satire’ are just a few examples of the new, evolving genres that new media is inspiring, proposes researcher Anna Lena Weigel.
Contemporary Novels Respond Creatively to the Media Influence | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

The Internet has not only altered the way we live and communicate, it has also breathed new life into the contemporary book market. More and more 21st-century writers invoke new media in their literary texts.