Non-Latin Typeface Design
18-19 September, 2007
St Bride Library,
The St Bride Library and the Department of Typography,
Speakers at the conference at St Bride include Graham Shaw (Head of Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections at the British Library), Mammoun Sakkal, Maxim Zhukov, Victor Gaultney, and Nigel Roche. The hands-on day at
The twin events will be accompanied by substantial exhibitions on the theme of the conference from the collections of both institutions. A lot of this material has rarely been seen before, and certainly not in this concentrated manner. The gems include original drawings for several reference non-Latin typefaces. The exhibitions will be curated by Fiona Ross and Rathna Ramanathan.
Registration fees are £60 for the Tuesday only, and £120 for both days; student fees are £40 and £80 respectively. Updates and registration information will be posted as soon as more information becomes available.
Conference website here