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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

The Art of the Book Review

The Art of the Book ReviewStarting August 4, learn how to get paid to write reviews that will influence the publishing landscape! Taught by a Publishers Weekly book critic, you'll learn how to recommend a book to its audience, write reviews of varying lengths, tailor a review to a specific publication and more! You'll leave this course with two original reviews and a list of paying markets for book reviews. 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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