Design Writing Research: Writing on Graphic Design

$35.00 USD
FIRST EDITION This critical study of graphic design and typography is a source for anyone interested in the art and history of books, letterforms, symbols, advertising, and visual and verbal communication theories. A section on theory considers the centrality of the written and printed word to post-structuralism and deconstruction. A wide range of design practices is discussed, from the history of punctuation and the origins of international pictograms to the structure of modern typography.