TYPO Berlin 2011 Shift - 16th International Design Conference May 19th – 21st

Robin Kinross learned typography at the University of Reading in the 1970s. In 1980 he started Hyphen Press to reissue Norman Potter's book »What is a designer«. In the 1980s and 1990s he was mainly active as a writer. Since then he has concentrated on working as editor and publisher with Hyphen Press.

Design as editing: an anarchist approach (E)

Technology may change but the need to edit content stays the same. This talk argues for the virtues of the small, self-organized group in publishing. Illustration comes from 30 years of Hyphen Press book production.