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Exploring the timespaces of young adults’ subscription-based audiobook reading


The infrastructure of reading is currently witnessing significant changes.

Start date

2017-01-01

End date

2021-12-31

This PhD project explores one of these changes, namely the introduction of subscription-services for digital audiobooks. The aim of this thesis is to contribute to the understanding of young adults' reading practices of subscription-based audiobooks. A particular emphasis is placed on temporal and spatial aspects of their reading, as the use of subscription-based audiobooks offers a different mobility compared to traditional bookreading.