Return of the typewriter

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Heard On The Morning Show
Two typewriters
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For decades, typewriters have been dismissed as relics. But a new generation is embracing them in defiance of digital convenience. We talk with a chronicler of the typewriter revolution. Then we meet one of the last typewriter repair techs in Wisconsin and a writer who loves the machines.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Joe Tarr Producer
  • Maria Lopez Technical Director
  • Richard Polt Guest
  • Rick Skibba Guest
  • Molly Snyder Guest

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