Welcome back to the main stream black letter! Black letter's millennia-long history has taken a convoluted path. Its humble beginnings were as a child of carolingian, the Holy Roman Emperor Charlemagne's manuscript calligraphy. Carolingian was called lettera antiqua in admiration, by renaissance scholars. They called black letter Gothic, a slur meaning it was from the woods.

After several months documenting in detail the making of a 12 foot Megillah Scroll, the scribe reveals an amazing story of the  lost " little" Torah of Gardelegen.