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The education of a typographer, edited by Steven Heller

Label
The education of a typographer
Title
The education of a typographer
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steven Heller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring the methods for teaching and learning typography, this book features more than 40 essays from top experts and educators in typography today. These essays run the gamut from introducing the themes of type and typography to various complex and rare strategies for learning
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
686.2/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z250
LC item number
.E295 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heller, Steven
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Type and type-founding
  • Graphic design (Typography)
  • DESIGN
  • Caractère typographique
  • Enseignement
  • Arts graphiques
  • Typographie
Label
The education of a typographer, edited by Steven Heller
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Teaching typographic fluency / Steven Heller -- Section one: Teaching type -- An introduction to typography for students of graphic design / Chuck Byrne -- Unlearned typography / Allan Haley -- Teaching the parameters / Paul Shaw -- The pressure to be branche / Leslie Becker -- What I have learned about typography. What I teach / Denise Gonzales Crisp -- Typography: The complete education / Laura Chessin -- Voice / Hank Richardson -- Just looking / Laurie Szujewska -- With thanks to Leonard Jay: A typographic education / Caroline Archer -- The list / Geoffry Fried -- Teaching typography: Integrating the old and the new / Introduced and compiled by Claire Hartten -- True knowledge derives from knowing how to see / Huub Koch -- Concerns for education in today's typographic universe / Michael Schmidt -- Section Two: Traditions and conventions -- What is a letter? / Johanna Drucker -- Fine typography: Is it relevant? How can it be taught? / Terry Irwin -- The "crystal goblet" as a teaching tool / Shelley Gruendler -- Convention and creativity in typography / David Jury -- Back to basics: Stopping sloppy typography / John D. Berry -- The language of letters / Max Kisman -- Type casting / Steven Brower -- My backward step to lettering / Art Chantry. Section three: Typographic narratives -- The value of the narrative in the education of a typographer / Chris Myers -- The letter as such: Aleksei Kruchenykh as closet typographer / Jared Ash -- Alef-Beit: A typographic journey / Martin Mendelsberg -- Charting a course for Arabic typography / Tarek Atrissi. Section four: Digital literacy -- Digital type decade / Emily King -- Learning curves: teaching typography with the computer / Katherine McCoy -- The newness in the new typography / Teal Triggs -- Hearing type / Frank Armstrong -- Section five: Type dialogues -- How to see / Doyald Young -- If it's good it touches me / Stefan Sagmeister -- Kerning at twenty paces / Michael Johnson -- Type is for reading / Jeffrey Keedy -- Negative space / Keith Godard -- Attention to detail / Nick Bell -- The stroke of a pen / Jonathan Barnbrook -- Using and abusing / Ed Fella. Section six: Syllabi and projects -- Introduction to typography / Instructor: James Craig -- Type one / Instructors: Martha Scotford and Tony Brock -- Type and graphic design / Instructor: Joseph Coates -- Experimental typography / Instructor: Pablo A. Medina -- Visual literacy / Instructor: Audrey Bennett
Control code
ocn156976019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781581159684
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156976019
  • (OCoLC)156976019
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The education of a typographer, edited by Steven Heller
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Teaching typographic fluency / Steven Heller -- Section one: Teaching type -- An introduction to typography for students of graphic design / Chuck Byrne -- Unlearned typography / Allan Haley -- Teaching the parameters / Paul Shaw -- The pressure to be branche / Leslie Becker -- What I have learned about typography. What I teach / Denise Gonzales Crisp -- Typography: The complete education / Laura Chessin -- Voice / Hank Richardson -- Just looking / Laurie Szujewska -- With thanks to Leonard Jay: A typographic education / Caroline Archer -- The list / Geoffry Fried -- Teaching typography: Integrating the old and the new / Introduced and compiled by Claire Hartten -- True knowledge derives from knowing how to see / Huub Koch -- Concerns for education in today's typographic universe / Michael Schmidt -- Section Two: Traditions and conventions -- What is a letter? / Johanna Drucker -- Fine typography: Is it relevant? How can it be taught? / Terry Irwin -- The "crystal goblet" as a teaching tool / Shelley Gruendler -- Convention and creativity in typography / David Jury -- Back to basics: Stopping sloppy typography / John D. Berry -- The language of letters / Max Kisman -- Type casting / Steven Brower -- My backward step to lettering / Art Chantry. Section three: Typographic narratives -- The value of the narrative in the education of a typographer / Chris Myers -- The letter as such: Aleksei Kruchenykh as closet typographer / Jared Ash -- Alef-Beit: A typographic journey / Martin Mendelsberg -- Charting a course for Arabic typography / Tarek Atrissi. Section four: Digital literacy -- Digital type decade / Emily King -- Learning curves: teaching typography with the computer / Katherine McCoy -- The newness in the new typography / Teal Triggs -- Hearing type / Frank Armstrong -- Section five: Type dialogues -- How to see / Doyald Young -- If it's good it touches me / Stefan Sagmeister -- Kerning at twenty paces / Michael Johnson -- Type is for reading / Jeffrey Keedy -- Negative space / Keith Godard -- Attention to detail / Nick Bell -- The stroke of a pen / Jonathan Barnbrook -- Using and abusing / Ed Fella. Section six: Syllabi and projects -- Introduction to typography / Instructor: James Craig -- Type one / Instructors: Martha Scotford and Tony Brock -- Type and graphic design / Instructor: Joseph Coates -- Experimental typography / Instructor: Pablo A. Medina -- Visual literacy / Instructor: Audrey Bennett
Control code
ocn156976019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781581159684
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156976019
  • (OCoLC)156976019
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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