QWERTYFEST MKE 2024

QWERTYFEST MKE 2024

This was the second year of QWERTYFEST in Milwaukee, and organizers Tea Krulos and Molly Snyder plan to create a tradition. Timed to coincide with Typewriter Day (June 23) and located in the city where Christopher Latham Sholes invented QWERTY, the fest was a...
A visit to Typewriter Chicago

A visit to Typewriter Chicago

Typewriter Chicago is the brainchild of Lucas Dul, and the second new typewriter shop I’ve had the opportunity to visit this summer (after TB Writers Plus). Lucas just recently secured a brick-and-mortar location after operating from his home for several years....
Ripples

Ripples

I felt it when the Typewriter Insurgency Manifesto came to me over twelve years ago: THIS NEEDS TO BE SAID. I sensed possibility, but I did not know what would come of it. I did not know it would lead to translations, posters, a book, even a dance. It continues to...