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Was David Mitchell's Tweeted Novel The Start Of A New Genre?

Posted at 8:40AM Wednesday 03 Sep 2014

Apparently inspired by a sudden infatuation with the storytelling possibilities of Twitter, David Mitchell's The Right Sort is arguably the first work by a major novelist delivered entirely in tweets. Mitchell has described the process of writing an entire short story via 280 separate 140-character chunks as a "diabolical treble-strapped textual straitjacket".

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