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Archive / May, 2011

TypeGallery2011: Call for Submissions

Submissions are now being accepted for inclusion in TypeGallery2011, the 11th unjuried showcase of new typeface design presented by the Society of Typographic Aficionados. Typefaces that have been created, published, or significantly updated between June 2010 and July 2011 will be accepted. Both traditional type specimens and designs showcasing typefaces in use will be accepted....

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Monotype Imaging Comes Aboard as Headline Sponsor

The Society of Typographic Aficionados is extremely pleased to announce that our good friends at Monotype Imaging have signed on as our headline sponsor for TypeCon2011. Monotype will be presenting the annual (and somewhat infamous) “Type Quiz” and other events during the conference. Many thanks for their incredible support of this year’s gathering.

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TypeCon2011: Education Forum Schedule

The schedule for SOTA’s sixth annual Type & Design Education Forum has been posted. Join us for this special day of programming devoted to addressing the pressing needs of design educators. Whether you are new to teaching or have been in the trenches for years, you will be exposed to some of the best typography...

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TypeCon2011: Registration Now Open

We’re pleased to announce that registration for this year’s conference is now open. Take advantage of early bird pricing by registering before June 5th — Extended! You can save even more on registration by joining the Society of Typographic Aficionados or renewing your SOTA membership. See the registration page for details.

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TypeCon2011: Program Preview

This year’s incredible conference program is really coming together. Dozens of the brightest names in type and design will be sharing their knowledge and skills during TypeCon2011, including: Lynne Baggett, Ed Benguiat, William Berkson, David Berlow, John D. Berry, Scott Boms, Veronika Burian, Aaron Carámbula, Matthew Carter, Nancy Sharon Collins, Viviana Cordova, Bill Davis, Carolina...

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