Essay  – 

Sovereignty Through Print: New Type, and a New Letterpress-printed Book, in the Cherokee Syllabary

Luzene was my paternal grand­mother’s name, and when I was named for her I was defined by a Cherokee word. The literal meaning of that word is lost, as far as I’ve discovered, but the name holds a part of my family history—one that has come to inform my art and has determined the direction…