Beowulf in 100 Tweets

Debate is constantly raging over whether Twitter's influence on conversation and writing has been positive or negative. Stanford English professor Elaine Treharne is someone who's a booster of the popular social media tool's creative possibilities. She has used Twitter in a really cool way to illustrate its storytelling potential. During the last few weeks, she's condensed the epic story of Beowulf into 100 Tweets. And it totally rocks! Take a look...

More on CBC Books:

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.