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Dust to Digital: Digitizing Historical Print Media from Pakistan and Iran

June 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

with Saad Khan

Explore historical print media from Iran and Pakistan.

Join us on an interesting trip through the world of old print media from Iran and Pakistan. This lecture will explore Farsi and Urdu magazines, movie posters, typography, and the importance of preserving neglected cultural materials in the face of rapidly changing technologies.

Letterform Lectures are a public aspect of the Type West postgraduate program. The series is co-presented by the San Francisco Public Library, where events are free and open to all.