Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Typewriter Revolution dance

Here's a wonderful choreographic dramatization of The Typewriter Manifesto by On Stage Dance Studio of Stratford, Ontario!

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Charles Portis: “black words fixed hard on white paper"

Source: "The Wind Bloweth Where it Listeth," Oxford American, 2005 (a very amusing story that riffs on the monkeys, typewriters, and Shakespeare cliché). Portis, best known for the novel True Grit, is said to have typed with two fingers of each hand on an Underwood.

Monday, February 17, 2020

My first ribbon — but not my last!

Insurgent: Jennine of Toronto
Poster artist: Ted Munk
Revolution slogan: Boston Typewriter Orchestra