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Steve Leveen on heritage technologies: or why paper can still be cool

Steve Leveen on heritage technologies: or why paper can still be cool

| October 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Levenger CEO and co-founder Steve Leveen had an intriguing conversation with Tribe magazine recently on why paper (and pens, and leather and wood) can make smartphones smarter and tablets even better tools. We call these the heritage technologies, and find that thought-catchers like our Circa and Shirt Pocket Briefcases still have a place alongside high […]

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Quick! Charles Dickens is on deadline for “A Christmas Carol”

Quick! Charles Dickens is on deadline for “A Christmas Carol”

| October 25, 2011 | 2 Comments

It was about this time in October 1843 that Charles Dickens had the “ghost of an idea,” as he would call it, of writing a little Christmas story that would make him a little money. Provided he could get it to the printer in time for Christmas. Even Charles Dickens, it seems, was dogged by […]

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Hear David McCullough at the National Book Festival

Hear David McCullough at the National Book Festival

| October 18, 2011 | 1 Comments

If you couldn’t be among the estimated 200,000 readers who flocked to the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C., last month, you can still enjoy some of the speakers’ presentations, including the one by David McCullough. The Library of Congress, presenter of the Book Festival, has compiled a podcast. Want to know David McCullough’s secret […]

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The new book “Long Remembered” reveals the real story of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address

The new book “Long Remembered” reveals the real story of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address

| October 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

For the first time in history, all five of Abraham Lincoln’s handwritten versions of the Gettysburg Address are presented in full color and at full size, in a new collector’s-edition book by Levenger Press. Long Remembered: Lincoln and His Five Versions of the Gettysburg Address  brings together the work of four Lincoln scholars and a […]

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