Subscribe Register Login
Monday, April 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.

This exclusive story is reserved for our subscribers.

Support independent journalism by subscribing to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Subscribe now to continue reading.

In praise of slow reading

The Circle by Dave Eggers is a futuristic nightmare that seems to have touched a nerve. The Circle is a social networking firm with an Edenic campus and a totalitarian grip on its employees’ lives; it forces them to socialize online at a dizzying pace, constantly messaging, friending, liking and answering surveys.

Click here to login or subscribe below.

BEST DEAL
7-Day
Home Delivery
& Online
Online Only
Get Started Get Started
Breaking News
Commenting
Newspaper Content Online
Smartphone Access
Tablet App (iPad) Access
Home Delivery
Sunday Comics, Ad Inserts, Coupons