The Typewriter Satyr is a book by Dwight Allen. This novel is set in the city of Midvale in the heart of Wisconsin in the early 2000's. The Typewriter Satyr is a story of the everyday life situations of a variety of colorful characters and how they intertwine. One of the main characters, Oliver Poole, has a typewriter repair shop, a dying trade. Romance blooms when Annelise Scharfenberg, a local radio show host, brings an old typewriter into Oliver's shop. Author Dwight Allen develops an entertaining and sometimes humorous story of family, love, romance, loneliness and personal connections. Published by University of Wisconsin Press; Fiction; Cloth.