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Posts Tagged ‘Plato’

Great Scientists Get Customized Fonts

Designer Prateek Lala created a set of “typographic elements of names and discoveries of famous scientists,” creating customized fonts and imagery for some of our brightest minds.

Lala periodically updates the collection with new scientists–who should be added next?

We’ve embedded the complete infographic below, along with a collection of free books by Plato–our favorite thinker included in this chart.

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Mediabistro Course

Food Writing

Food WritingStarting October 8, work with the food features editor at Everyday with Rachel Ray to develop your portfolio! Gabriella Gershenson will teach you how how to write a successful food piece, conceive story ideas, land assignments to get attention from foodies, and build authority in the food writing community. Register now!

Free eBooks That Inspired David Foster Wallace

wallace.jpgTo celebrate the 50th birthday of the great David Foster Wallace, we’ve collected free eBook editions of seven books that inspired the late novelist.

Follow the links below to download the books.

We adapted the list of books from Laura Miller‘s long interview with Wallace for Salon in 1996.

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