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7 Essential references for good Typography practice

Designing with Type by James Craig The Elements of Typographic Style* by Robert Bringhurst (applied to the web version) Thinking with Type* by Ellen Lupton (online) Type on Screen by Ellen Lupton Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works* by Erik Spiekermann On Web Typography by Jason Santa Maria Butterick’s Practical Typography by Matthew Butterick (online) * classics Continue reading

Branding Terror. The Logotypes and Iconography of Insurgent Groups and Terrorist Organizations
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Branding Terror. The Logotypes and Iconography of Insurgent Groups and Terrorist Organizations

In a similar way to what happens with consumer goods, the name, slogans, and visual codes of a terrorist group are not only key manifestations of its identity, they also contribute to the reach and influence of the organization. An anecdote that appears in Artur Beifuss’ introduction to the book illustrates the importance and impact … Continue reading