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Certificate Core: The Lexicon of Power

Certificate Core: The Lexicon of Power

Lecture at Letterform Archive
Type West Certificate Program
Tue, Feb 5, – Tue, Apr 9, 2019
6:30pm–8:30pm

Political upheaval, consolidation of power, changes in social structure, and challenges to the status quo have often impacted the design world and have resulted in modifications of scripts and typefaces. In this course we will analyze the role of letterforms in the service of political power or in formulating challenges to that power.