Is Cursive Obsolete? The Writing May be on the Wall

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A young pupil writing on the blackboard at a school which specializes in teaching deaf children, April 1948.

Handwriting has helped shape culture ever since the ancient Sumerians created an alphabet on clay tablets. But are digital communication and the internet threatening to make handwriting obsolete? Anne Trubek , author of The History and Uncertain Future of Handwriting, joins us for this week's Please Explain all about handwriting!

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