Slanted Babylon (Non-Latin Typefaces Issue)


Slanted Magazine's first special issue about non-Latin typefaces, Babylon, was released at the 2013 Granshan Non-Latin type conference in Bangkok. In addition to essays, interviews, a photographic science-fiction story, and non-Latin typefaces which illuminate the theme, there are a number of new Thai TypoLyrics in the magazine (part of the touring exhibition TypoLyrics which took place in Bangkok in 2013). Issue includes augmented reality content and interactive extras. 

Essays by Boris Kochan, Gerry Leonidas, Eran Bacharach, Huda Smitshuijzen-AbiFarès. Interviews with eps51, Nadine Chahine, Hrant Papazian. Photography by Ian Lynam. Typefaces by Alexandra Korolkova, Kunihiko Okano, Neelakash Kshetrimayum, Oded Ezer, Panos Vassiliou, Sammy Or, Satya Rajpurohit, Nadine Chahine.

Published by MAGMA Brand Design
First edition, 2013

In German and English

64 pages (8-page fold-out cover), full-color offset, 6 × 9.5 inches