Mexico aims to reverse waning reading habit

Despite boasting of globally acclaimed authors, country ranks among the world's least prolific readers.

    Mexico has produced some of the world's most innovative authors, but fewer people are enjoying that literary heritage.

    Mexicans rank amongst the world's least prolific readers but amongst the most avid television viewers.

    However, some people are dedicated to reversing this trend.

    Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Mexico City on why only a fraction of the population has a healthy reading habit.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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