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November Notes

Hello and welcome!

Poetry is on the horizon. How soon it reaches shore is, regrettably, conditional on schoolwork. But for now, I will promise that much is to come before the new year. 88 more words

Christian

#exponentialchange, #disruptiveinnovation, and ...#CE14

Papyrus. Printing press. Microprocessor.

Change can occur in quick bursts that may advance or even retro-grade civilization, but in the moments of our daily lives we often think of change as a slow drift. 953 more words

Culture

Research: Evolution of typography and the alphabet.

Typography is the merging of both science and art. The science part of typography has evolved throughout using technology to help communicate better with another. 982 more words

Typography

Johannes Gutenberg

The cover for A Guide to Self-Publishing for CreateSpace On-Demand and Kindle eBook features a lines art rendering of the Gutenberg Press. The idea of using such an image came to mind as soon as I began contemplating the cover design for my upcoming book. 167 more words

Light Move Fesitval Łódź [Lodz], Poland

Łódź – my sweet home town. It has changed a lot over the years. Once it was a place where the Jan Gutenberg successors could easily set up their businesses and make a good profit getting their books and newspapers published. 418 more words

Panta Rhei - everything changes

Things change. They always have, they always will. Take, for example, the written word. If we were to travel 5 000 years back in time, there was not much written word around. 1,884 more words

Writing

Mainz – Gutenberg 2

The Gutenberg Museum in Mainz is full of interesting exhibits about the history of printing. It has an amazing collection of printed material from the 15th century onwards including two copies of the Gutenberg Bible, which was the first major book printed in Europe using movable type. 92 more words

Europe