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By Katarina V. Posch November 20, 2012

Design scholar Katarina V. Posch (New York)
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Product/industrial designer Eva Zeisel (New York)
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For this guest post, the daughter of the late Eva Zeisel, Jean Richards, asked design scholar and family friend Katarina V. Posch to write an appreciation of Zeisel, on the occasion of the release of the e-book Eva Zeisel: A Soviet Prison Memoir (2012). Compiled by Richards and Brent C. Brolin, the book presents details of the life of the remarkable designer, from whom Designers & Books had the pleasure of receiving a book list (a single book) in 2011. — SK

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By Alissa Walker November 6, 2012

Guest blogger: Alissa Walker (Los Angeles)
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Guest blogger Alissa Walker—design and urbanism journalist, critic, and author—sent three notable design titles published this fall. These titles will be included later this month among the Notable Design Books of 2012 recommended by the newly launched Designers & Books Book Board. — SK

 

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By Steve Kroeter October 2, 2012

The inaugural Designers & Books Fair, launching the last weekend of October in New York City—October 26–28—is growing bigger. We continue to add new programs and new exhibitors and hope you’ll plan to join us for one or more panel discussions and to take advantage of the chance to mingle with a vibrant international design community in the Exhibition Hall.

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By Daijiro Mizuno July 24, 2012

Guest blogger: Daijiro Mizuno (Kyoto, Japan)
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Guest blogger Daijiro Mizuno—design researcher, educator, and writer—shares from Japan three notable design titles published during 2012. — SK

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By Maria Popova July 17, 2012

Guest blogger: Maria Popova: Brain Pickings (New York)
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Guest blogger Maria Popova—creator of Brain Pickings, shares for summer reading pleasure her selection of five notable design titles published during 2012. — SK

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By Rick Poynor July 10, 2012

Guest blogger: Visual culture critic Rick Poynor (Design Observer, London)
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Guest blogger Rick Poynor—also a Designers & Books commentator—brings us five books published this year worth exploring this summer. — SK

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By Alissa Walker June 28, 2012

Guest blogger: Alissa Walker (Los Angeles)
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Guest blogger Alissa Walker—design and urbanism journalist, critic, and author—sent four notable design titles published in 2012 to kick off summer reading. — SK

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By Alissa Walker February 16, 2012

Guest blogger: Alissa Walker (Los Angeles)
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Guest blogger Alissa Walker—design and urbanism journalist, critic, and author—talks about why the era of coffee table books bigger than coffee tables is over.

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By Phil Patton February 9, 2012

Guest blogger: Phil Patton (New York Times, New York)
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Guest blogger Phil Patton highlights some books he is currently reading, and rereading, on a wide range of design subjects. —SK

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By Julie Lasky January 26, 2012

Guest blogger: Julie Lasky (Design Observer/Change Observer, New York)
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Guest blogger Julie Lasky—design and visual culture journalist, critic, and author—talks about attempting to write a book for children on design. — SK

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