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Think digital distractions have killed our attention spans? Think again

6 November 2013

"It seems to me that TV drama has risen to its supreme position because of its unique ability to overcome or buck the trend in the short-attention-span society. It's strange how some series can demand so much of viewers and yet this doesn't put people off in the way that a 'difficult' novel would," says George Potts (UCL English Language & Literature). Read: Guardian