The widespread attention included this "Short Cuts" piece from Thomas Jones, editor of the London Review of Books blog, in the hard copy LRB issue of May 10, 2007. Online, Jones headed the piece, "How to Type like a Man".
WRITERS 'BARE THEIR SOULS'
The New York Times headed its review of The Iron Whim, by Joshua Glenn, "Prison Made of Type":
A preview of the The Iron Whim can be seen here. It can be bought online from Cornell University Press here or from Amazon here.
I got this book as a gift a couple years ago; it's interesting, but I didn't care much for the 'fragmented' style. Still, a good book to have.
I'm in partial agreement with Vikram. Alan Seaver lent me a copy a few years ago. I found it so bad it was painful to read. I couldn't finish it and gave it away. I'd rather read Hemingway ... that tells you something.
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