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Computed type

A history of computer generated type design from 1940 until today
When Thu 15 Sep 1650
Where Track 2
What Presentation
Who Christoph Knoth

I have investigated the changes that the computer brought to the type design industry. This lecture covers the early historical samples that show first approaches in a mathematical font notation. A short section about the history of the curve and an extensive section about the history of computer generated types.

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