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Type-making over the years

Ross, F. ORCID: (2022) Type-making over the years. In: Kudrnovská, L. (ed.) Building Ligatures: the power of type. TypeTogether, Prague, pp. 92-95. ISBN 9788090845404

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An overview of type-making from the late 1970s to the present day. This essay discusses the development of type-face design and fount manufacturing processes and practices for different scripts as seen from the perspective of a practitioner (whose early career was with the British Linotype company) and with the longer view of a type historian.

Item Type:Book or Report Section
Divisions:Arts, Humanities and Social Science > School of Arts and Communication Design > Typography & Graphic Communication
ID Code:109223
Uncontrolled Keywords:type-making, type design, font manufacturing, Indian, Arabic and Thai scripts

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