EDUCATION OF A TYPOGRAPHER
This priceless resource explores the methods for teaching and learning typography. Featuring more than forty essays from top experts and educators in typography today, this collection - the first of its kind - runs the gamut from introducing the themes of type and typography to various complex and rarefied strategies for learning. Teachers, students, and professionals engaged in teaching type will find insights on traditions and conventions, typographic narratives, type dialogues, and digital literacy as well as a special section of syllabi and projects. Representing a diverse and prominent roster, contributors include Allan Haley, Art Chantry, Stefan Sagmeister, Denise Gonzales Crisp, Nick Bell, Jonathan Barnbrook, Teal Triggs, Ed Fella, James Craig, Johanna Drucker, David Jury, John D. Berry, Max Kisman, Katherine McCoy, and many others. Anyone working with or interested in type will be inspired by this unique collection. There is no other book like this on the market. This is the first time educators in the field of typography have shared their insights, experiences, and syllabi for other teachers and students.