Cooper Union Typography

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zine – headline typeface

i kind of like Fakir…. it’s pretty out there but i think it’s interesting.
too bad it costs 100$ so no way of using it….Fakir black by Underware

http://www.underware.nl/site2/index.php?id1=fakir&id2=black

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Notgeld


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Calligraphy

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Some interesting examples of calligraphy I’ve come across recently.

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Civilité

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Civilité: a type designed by Robert Granjon as a French response to the Italian italic, and based on the cursive Gothic script as used in 1558. “Granjon called the type lettre françoise d’art de main, but because the type was very popular for school books and courtesy books, with ‘De Civilitate morum puerilium libellus’ (A Handbook on Good Manners for Children) by Erasmus serving as prototype, it now is generally known as Civilité type.” — quoted from viaLibri

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the ’zine

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This post will keep evolving as we work on the zine; mainly as a source of information and inspiration. Feel free to add to it by leaving comments. All the content is inside the post.

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