Our latest Please Explain
is all about typefaces and typography. Typeface designer Jonathan Hoefler,
type designer and president of Hoefler & Frere-Jones
and Steven Heller,
co-chair of the MFA Designer as Author program at the School of Visual Arts and author of the VISUALS
column for the New York Times Book Review, will explain how typefaces are created and why typography is important to communication and design.