Title: All About Chapbooks Source: IndieReader. Published: September 2013.
With digital technologies, readers have an abundance of options: novels, articles, novellas, short stories, long form journalism, and more. But what about lesser-known forms of literature? Chapbooks are smaller, published in limited quantities, and often include hand-made qualities such as letterpress, hand stitching, or silk-screening.
Chapbooks have been around since medieval times, when European salesmen, or chapmen, moved from town to town selling goods and eventually books. Read more…