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Script? or Type? The Pleasures and Perils of Script Fonts – Russell Maret in Conversation with Jill Gage

December 1, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Free

Renowned printer and type designer Russell Maret will discuss the creation and use of script fonts, past and present, with Jill Gage, curator of the exhibition A Show of Hands: Handwriting in the Age of Print.

SPEAKERS

Russell Maret is a letter designer and letterpress printer working in New York City.

Jill Gage is the Newberry’s Custodian of the John M. Wing Foundation on the History Printing.

Details

Date:
December 1, 2022
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.newberry.org/calendar/script-or-type-the-pleasures-and-perils-of-script-fonts

Organizer

Newberry Library
Email:
publicprograms@newberry.org
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Venue

Virtual
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