The Power of Tactile Typography

As someone with limited sight, Braille allows me to feel the landscape of language

Cristina Hartmann
Sep 28, 2018 · 10 min read
Photos: Cristina Hartmann

About six years ago, my world turned upside down as my sight receded into blurs and whorls of color and light. One thing that changed most was how I read.

As someone who loved books, I didn’t want to completely abandon the written word. Against the…