20th Century Design History Survey Class, Tony Mann, Tape 22, December 2nd 1985

20th Century Design History Survey Class, Tony Mann, December 2nd 1985, Tape 22 Side A
In this lecture Anthony Mann discusses the characteristics and attributes of different typefaces. Mann talks about the skill and process of designing a typeface, and the different process’s of getting text onto paper press. Mann also talks about how different typefaces or letter forms have strong characteristics tied to nationalism. This is part 1 of lecture 22., Sound Quality: minimal noise, good quality, can clearly hear the lecture.
20th Century Design History Survey Class, Tony Mann, December 2nd 1985, Tape 22 Side B
In this lecture Anthony Mann continues his conversation on letter type design and characteristics. Mann explains a shift towards more decorative type, and how this effects type setting. At 16:39 min this tape becomes a different recording. It is no longer a lecture or Anthony Mann speaking., Sound Quality: minimal noise, good quality, can clearly hear the lecture.