Hieroglyphics to Emoticons: A Brief History of How Technology Has Shaped Human Writing with Michel Ségard, Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 6:30 pm, After Words books, 23 East Illinois, Chicago, IL 60611

HI everyone,

The Chicago Apple User Group is very pleased to have Michel Ségard as our featured speaker for our March 2, 2016 event. This is open to the public, there is no admission charge.

Michel will share how typography evolved from ancient Egypt to the present day. This is extremely useful information for anyone who wants to make their online or print documents look their best. Typography is critical to the success of any project, and this presentation will give you the history and concepts to improve your use of typography.

Our guest speaker is Michel Ségard. He has more than 30 years experience in communication design with emphasis on small, print publications. Now retired, he was a publication designer for one of the world’s largest professional services firms and a pioneer in desktop publishing who taught the subject at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago for 11 years.

Event logistics:

The Chicago Apple User Group presents:
Michel Ségard on
Hieroglyphics to Emoticons: A Brief History of How Technology Has Shaped Human Writing
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
After-Words Bookstore
23 East Illinois
Chicago, IL 60611

Map to our meeting: https://goo.gl/maps/BOIxw

Parking is available on this https://goo.gl/maps/HLQxq

Public transportation: The #29 State Street, the #36 Broadway, and #65 Grand Avenue busses stop near the store. If you travel on Michigan Avenue, you can use the Illinois stop on #2, #3, #10, #26, #143, #146, #147, #148, #151 and #157 busses. The Grand Avenue Stop on the Red line is very close to the store.

No Cost
Open to everyone