typography

Submitted by jgoffin on Tuesday June 03, 2014

We'll be announcing the first winner of the Updike Prize for Student Type Design. Our guest speaker will be Tobias Frere-Jones. More details to be announced

Submitted by jgoffin on Friday January 10, 2014

This February, the Providence Public Library will celebrate the 200th anniversary of the death Giambattista Bodoni, one of history's most important typographers and printers. Bodoni was born in 1740 in the city of Saluzzo, in what is now Italy.

Submitted by jgoffin on Friday January 10, 2014

This lecture is the opening event for the Library's exhibition of materials relating to Giambattista Bodoni, the important typographer and printer who died in Parma in 1813.