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An Interview with Richard Polt, Author of The Typewriter Revolution

I had the privilege of meeting Richard Polt several years ago at a type-in I helped organize (along with my friend, Brian Brumfield). Richard is well-known in the typosphere and has recently written a book that will be of interest to all typewriter enthusiasts, titled The Typewriter Revolution:  A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century. He graciously agreed to be interviewed about his new book and I am happy to share it with you.     Why did you write the book? I was surprised and excited to see people in the 21st century adopting typewriters, not as collectibles but as creative tools. There are lots of dimensions to this development—art, psychology, politics, education… but I wanted to see if I...

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