A historical perspective

Premise: Orality

1. Preliterate/paraliterate
   Antecedents of writing
   Introduction of writing
   Schematic overview
   Perceptual impact
   Concept of paraliterate
   Prehistory/history

2. Discontinuity/nonlinearity
   Conceptual correlations
   Orality
   Predigital nonlinearity

3. Becoming literate
   From scroll to codex
   The alphabet
   Gutenberg > Encyclopédie
   Footnotes
   Literacy

4. Predigital/paradigital
   From history to posthistory
   The concept of paradigital
   Articulation of digital thought
   King's Quest