Typography as a Radical Act in an Industry Ever-Dominated by White Men

Tré Seals founded Vocal Type to tell the untold stories in typography

AIGA Eye on Design
Sep 26, 2019 · 6 min read
A poster with the words “National Chicano Moratorium, Aug. 29, East Los” in a large, block-y, sans-serif font.
A poster with the words “National Chicano Moratorium, Aug. 29, East Los” in a large, block-y, sans-serif font.
Rubin typeface

By Silas Munro

Letterforms are loaded cultural objects — they often reflect the people who made them and the story they want to tell. In the history of type, not every story gets told, though, and

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