is a writer, critic, lecturer and curator, specialising in design, media and visual culture. He founded
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That Personal Touch
In the age of the digital signature, what does script mean?
This week's Accidental Mysteries highlights the blog TypeToy — an online collection of mid-century design and typography created by Aaron Eiland.
Accidental Mysteries, 03.03.13
Accidental Mysteries for March 03, 2013 focuses on the proper art of writing in 1655.
Let's Make A Mark
Ellen Susan proposes a new punctuation mark, the ElRey, for the digital-text era.
Accidental Mysteries, 02.03.13
Accidental Mysteries is an online curiosity shop of extraordinary things, mined from the depths of the online world and brought to you each week by John Foster, a writer, designer and longtime collector of self-taught art and vernacular photography. This week's focus is Signs of Ourselves.