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Title Language culture type : international type design in the age of Unicode / edited by John D. Berry ; with a special section showing the winners in Bukva:Raz!, the type design competition of the Association typographique internationale.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : ATypI : Graphis, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Oversize Stacks  686.22 L269 2002    ---  Available
Description ix, 373 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Contents Acknowledgements -- Foreword / Mark Batty -- Preface / John D. Berry -- Language culture type -- Voices, language, and scripts around the globe / Robert Bringhurst -- Unicode, from text to type / John Hudson -- ITC Cyrillics, 1992 / Maxim Zhukov -- How do the Japanese read? / Akira Kobayashi -- Approach to non-Latin type design / Fiona Ross -- Primer on Greek type design / Gerry Leonidas -- Zvi Narkiss and Hebrew type design / Misha Beletsky -- Type ramblings from Afrika / Saki Mafundikwa -- Arabic script and typography / Thomas Milo -- Civil type and Kis Cyrillic / Vladimir Yefimov -- Pickled herring and strawberry ice cream / Adam Twardoch -- Bukva:raz! -- United Nations year of dialogue among civilizations -- Association Typographique Internationale (ATypI) -- Sponsors of bukva:raz! -- Letter from Giandomenico Picco, United Nations -- Rules of the competition -- Wherefore bukva:raz!? / Maxim Zhukov -- Jury -- Tribute to Henrik Mnatsakanyan, 1923-2001 -- Pictures from a competition / John D. Berry -- Winners of bukva:raz! -- Type showings : the winning typefaces from bukva:raz!
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Type and type-founding -- History -- 20th century.
Type and type-founding -- Awards.
Added Author Berry, John D.
Association typographique internationale.
Graphis U.S., Inc.
ISBN 1932026010

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