The Resource Notes from a Public Typewriter, (electronic resource /)

Notes from a Public Typewriter, (electronic resource /)

Label
Notes from a Public Typewriter
Title
Notes from a Public Typewriter
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of confessional, hilarious, heartbreaking notes written anonymously on a public typewriter for fans of PostSecret and Other People's Love Letters. When Michael Gustafson and his wife Hilary opened Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor, Michigan, they put out a typewriter for anyone to use. They had no idea what to expect. Would people ask metaphysical questions? Write mean things? Pour their souls onto the page? Yes, no, and did they ever. Every day, people of all ages sit down at the public typewriter. Children perch atop grandparents' knees, both sets of hands hovering above the metal keys: I LOVE YOU. Others walk in alone on Friday nights and confess their hopes: I will find someone someday. And some leave funny asides for the next person who sits down: I dislike people, misanthropes, irony, and ellipses ... and lists too. In NOTES FROM A PUBLIC TYPEWRITER Michael and designer Oliver Uberti have combined their favorite notes with essays and photos to create an ode to community and the written word that will surprise, delight, and inspire
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gustafson, Michael
  • Uberti, Oliver
  • Gustafson, Michael
  • Collyer, Will
  • Lakin, Christine
  • Butler, Ron
  • Ortega, Roxana
  • Overdrive Inc
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  • Literary Criticism
  • Nonfiction
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Label
Notes from a Public Typewriter, (electronic resource /)
Link
https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BHAAAAA2l/products/ef252544-2ad8-42f3-ac17-311980fb5831
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Publication
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digital storage
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not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
EF252544-2AD8-42F3-AC17-311980FB5831
System details
  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • OverDrive Listen
Tape configuration
not applicable
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Label
Notes from a Public Typewriter, (electronic resource /)
Link
https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BHAAAAA2l/products/ef252544-2ad8-42f3-ac17-311980fb5831
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
EF252544-2AD8-42F3-AC17-311980FB5831
System details
  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • OverDrive Listen
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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