The annual Decatur Book Festival is only a few weeks away. Type Rider is one of our expected guests. What? You haven’t heard of this literary super-hero? Type Rider is biking across North America, luring the unsuspecting passers-by into contributing to a literary …ummm…thing!
Picture this: you are strolling the sidewalk and you encounter a card table with a typewriter on top. Someone encourages you to type something.
What do you type?
Really, now, think about it. What do you type on that white sheet of paper?
I can hardly wait to see.
Here’s a great article about Type Rider from the Times.
And here’s another from the NEA Big Read: http://www.arts.gov/bigreadblog/?p=5283
And here’s a link to Type Rider’s blog: http://www.type-rider.com/