Andrew Johnston will regale us with tales of the life and times of his grandfather Edward Johnston. This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to learn more about the man who did more than any other to change the face of typography in the twentieth century. Andrew is an ex-film maker with his own unique presentational style and his lecture will feature over 170 slides woven through a documentary style script. Taking us on a fascinating tour of Edward’s life, his teaching style and his work and legacy. Members will each receive a beautiful ‘Johnstonian’ bookmark, keepsake and a book of books to mark the Chair’s ‘Year of the Book’.
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