May 25, 2005
Ivan the Librarian informs us about the recently-launched READ! Singapore. He also gives his personal views:
Personally, the project is more than promoting a culture of reading. It's about using books as a focus -- to connect people to different people/ ideas/ perspectives. One can read the same book and have different views. Or we share in similar thoughts. [...]
READ! Singapore is a good "excuse" for strangers to talk to strangers.
Just like blogging.