The Stroke. Theory of Writing. Gerrit Noordzij With The Stroke, Noordzij can be seen as a prophet of digital typography committed to freeing. The Stroke by Gerrit Noordzij: Gerrit Noordzij’s powerful and analytical text, illustrated with his own diagrams and examples, presents a genuine theory of writing. “The stroke is the most concise and powerful statement of Gerrit Noordzij’s theory of writing. First published in Dutch in , it appears here for the first time in.
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Noordzij’s theory of writing and the stroke not only explains how to analyze writing but also puts it all in a historical context. The book puts forward a genuine theory of all writing, done with any kind of generating tool. Nick Sherman rated it it was amazing Jan 15, Whatever they say is completely true in advance because the criterion is annihilated: Rob Mckaughan rated it really liked it Nov 28, Esteban Pacheco rated it really liked it Jan 06, Summary “The stroke is the most concise and powerful statement of Gerrit Noordzij’s theory of writing.
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The Stroke: Theory of Writing by Gerrit Noordzij
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Macena rated it really liked it Jan 28, Contents Foreword Foreword The white of the word The stroke The orientation of the front The word The invention of the word The consolidation of the word The great break Changes in contrast Technique A note on the translation Index of texts Synopsis Published in Dutch inThe stroke now appears for the first time in an English-language edition.
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Noordzij explains history in the context of written language. Marianne Harrison rated it it was ok Sep 06, Katarzyna rated it stroie liked it Oct 14, This circle-game is not played in the study, but rather in strokd workshop.
Many of his students at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague have become renowned international designers, creating and publishing typefaces that have helped set the standards of the new discipline of desktop type design.
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Theory of Writing By Gerrit Noordzij. This is the first English-language edition of a major piece of thinking about writing in its visual manifestation.
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