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Debbie Millman

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Debbie Millman is an American writer, educator, artist, curator, and designer who is best known as the host of the podcast Design Matters.
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Ulysses
James Joyce - Jun 15, 2020 (first published in 1922)
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Loosely based on the Odyssey, this landmark of modern literature follows ordinary Dubliners in 1904. Capturing a single day in the life of Dubliner Leopold Bloom, his friends Buck Mulligan and Stephen Dedalus, his wife Molly, and a scintillating cast of supporting characters, Joyce pushes Celtic lyricism and vulgarity to splendid extremes. Captivat...
Debbie Millman
I also really love a line from Ulysses, which is 'The longest way around is the shortest way home.'     source
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Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works
Erik Spiekermann - Jul 24, 2002 (first published in 1993)
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A guide to typography. It draws in the reader with its design and layout, making use of more than 200 illustrations and photographs. It explains in everyday layman's terms what type is and how you can use it to enhance legibility, meaning, and aesthetic enjoyment. It also includes chapters on Web typography and other forms of online text display......
Debbie Millman
The great typographer Eric Spiekermann’s book.     source
The Voice That Is Great Within Us
American Poetry of the Twentieth Century (Bantam Classics)
Hayden Carruth - Sep 01, 1983 (first published in 1981)
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This famous anthology includes the works of more than 130 major American poets of the modern period--Robert Frost, Paul Goodman, Carl Sandburg and Gwendolyn Brooks among them--along with short biographies of each....
Debbie Millman
A book that has influenced my life and one that I keep going back to over and over.     source