diverse perspectives on typeface design

a glancing blow at identifying diverse perspectives in the small world of typeface design. please contact me if you have suggestions to add: tyler [at] thenewprogramme.net

in the following list, let's remember  that these folks are 1. human beings; 2. worthy of value no matter their background or beliefs; 3. creative individuals; who are also...


african-american

darden studio

alonzo felix, a designer who also made this wicked cool dingbbat font

that's what i got for now. please let me know if you find more!


women

typequality is a website project collecting women typeface designers. so much yay!

zuzana licko, probably the best known female type designer

sybille hagmann smart and unique work. 

susan kare, who designed some of the very first apple system fonts. 

there are many, many more women typeface designers well worth checking out!


latinx

latinx
latinotype a wide range of very well-designed and trendy type.