The Typographic Hub


PAPERS delivered by the Typographic Hub

John Baskerville and the Birmingham Printers’ Friends of Kings Norton, Birmingham, 2014

In-house, out-house: publications of the Kynoch Press, 1876-1981’, Reading & Writing in Warwickshire’s Past, The Dugdale Society Conference, Stratford-upon-Avon, 2013

The Baskerville Club’ Baskerville Society Conference, Birmingham, 2013 

The art and craft of Leonard Jay’, Printing Historical Society Conference, Birmingham City University, 2012

Gentlemen’s magazines: or the street literature of streetwalkers, Print Networks Conference, University of Leicester, 2012

Paris underground: the missing memory of the city’, Material Texts Conference, Birkbeck College, University of London, 2012

Leonard Jay: the advent of technical education in book design and production, Text[s] to Book[s] Conference, Université de Lorraine, France, 2012

John Baskerville’, The Baskerville Project, University of Birmingham, 2012

The Birmingham Printers and the emergence of technical education in the printing industry’, Emergence of West Midlands: Culture, Community & Change 1779-1918, Conference, University of Birmingham, 2012

Typography of the eighteenth-century’, Eighteenth-Century Centre, University of Birmingham, 2012

Typographic authors’ Department of English, Birmingham City University, 2012

Type Tarts’, Plymouth School of Art, 2012

With thanks to Leonard Jay’, Birmingham & Midland Institute, 2011

Black letters in the heart of Rome’, Print Networks Conference, National Library of Wales, University of Aberystwyth, 2011

‘The Kynoch Press: a typographic trendsetter, Centre for West Midlands History Research Group, University of Birmingham, 2011

England’s typographic heart’, Birmingham History Day, University of Birmingham, 2010

Novelties & Necessities’, Association Typographique Internationale, Dublin, 2010

Paris Underground’, Post-graduate research symposium, Nottingham Trent University, 2010

Women in print, On Publishing Symposium, University of Lincoln, 2009

With thanks to Leonard Jay, Common Ground, Arts in Society Conference, Birmingham, 2008

My type of life’, Post-graduate research symposium, Nottingham Trent University, 2008

Type writing’, Birmingham City University, 2008

Life beyond a PhD, Graphic Design Research Symposium, Nottingham Trent, 2008

Paris art underground’, Birmingham & Midland Institute, March 2006

Paris art underground’, St Bride, London, October 2003

Eric Ravilious (an evening with)’, St Bride Library evening lecture series, May 2003

Tart cards: London’s illicit advertising art’, St Bride Conference, September 2002

Typography of nineteenth-century children’s readers’, Book Trade History Group, Worcester, 2001

Typographic design for children, InfoD, University of Coventry, 2000

Typographic design for children’, Text Book Colloquium, University of Reading, 2000

Kynoch Press’, Ephemera Society, University of Reading, April 1999

Birmingham printing’, Birmingham Historical Society, 1998

Kynoch Press, the quiet type’, Printing Historical Society, London, April 1998

English revival types’, Birmingham & Midland Institute, June 1997

Kynoch Press, and the 20th century type revivals, Central Library Lectures, Birmingham, March 1996

Kynoch Press, a time of transition’, Bibliographical Society, Birmingham, June 1995