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Archive / March, 2011

Programming & Award Deadlines Extended

The submission deadline for TypeCon2011 programming has been extended to Friday, April 8th. This includes programming proposals for both the main conference program as well as the standalone education forum. Additionally, we have also extended the deadline for SOTA Catalyst Award entries to Friday, April 8th. If you are under 30 years of age and...

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Font Aid V: A Call To Action

The Society of Typographic Aficionados is organizing Font Aid V: Made For Japan, a project uniting the typographic and design communities with a goal of raising funds to expedite relief efforts after the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Project details and submission guidelines are now available. Get involved today.

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Doyald Young: 1926–2011

It saddened us to hear that Doyald Young passed away today. Doyald was at once a passionate typographer and master letterer, a patient instructor and mentor, and a devoted friend. He was also the most recent recipient of the Society of Typographic Aficionados’ Typography Award — presented during TypeCon2010, and accepted with the grace, humor,...

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