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Archive / February, 2011

SOTA Catalyst Award: Call for Entries

Update! The deadline for submissions has been extended to April 8th, 2011 The Society of Typographic Aficionados is happy to announce the second annual SOTA Catalyst Award for young people who have created original work in type design, type history, or other areas related to typography. The award recognizes a person 30 years of age...

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Grab a New Orleans City Guide … Free!

It’s never too early to start preparing for TypeCon, and one of the first things you need to do is familiarize yourself with the host city. Fortunately, we stumbled across a free version of Lonely Planet’s New Orleans City Guide for iOS devices. This handy app should help you navigate the French Quarter and beyond....

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TypeCon2011: Call for Programming

Update! The deadline for submissions has been extended to April 8th, 2011 The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA) is now accepting programming proposals for its thirteenth annual conference. TypeCon2011 will be held July 5th – 10th in New Orleans and will offer an affordable program designed for type makers and type users from all walks...

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TypeCon2011: Education Forum Call for Speakers

Update! The deadline for submissions has been extended to April 8th, 2011 The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA) will present its sixth Type & Design Education Forum as part of TypeCon2011. This special program will be held on Thursday, July 7, 2011 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in New Orleans. We are currently seeking presenters...

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