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LETTERFORM ARCHIVE | Too Black/Ain’t Black Enough, or Stereotype and Truth: Typography in African American Periodicals, Popular Culture, and Artists’ Books

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A survey of typography in African American magazines, and media including popular television shows and music that have created an accepted and expected “black” type combined with a look at early African American newspapers and how African American book artists navigate expectations to give their text an “authentic” look.