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Let us now quickly review these three assumptions. Can it really be plausible, that the extraordinary depictions of animals at Altamira and in the Dordogne, just appeared from nothing, without tens of thousands of years of preceding graphic practice? It is taken from a translation in rhyming couplets of the great Latin poem about the civil war between Caesar and Pompey, Pharsalia, by Lucan, the nephew of the philosopher Seneca.

This belief can be traced back to Aristotle, who expressed himself very clearly on the subject:. Dick, known to the general public for Blade runner and Minority report:. The well known tokens studied by Denise Schmandt-Besserat How writing came aboutled to a belief that these small clay objects, which despite being non-representational and of arbitrary shape, managed to denote the type and quality of goods that circulated on the leytera Middle Eastern trade routes, actually preceded real writing by thousands of years [7].

Open Preview See a Problem? This means that, when creating a new piece of work, the author must not only think of the meaning and the sound of the words, but also the visual appearance. Johnson called the East-Indians barbarians. The Phoenicians were the first, if the story be believed, to dare represent the voice with rudimentary signs.

Words spoken are symbols or signs of affections or impression of the soul; written words are the signs of words spoken De interpretatione, 16a, 3—4. Refresh and try again.


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And what of typography? This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Chiara Fanelli added it Feb 25, Writing is not language, but merely a way of recording language by means of visible marks Language, The colour of thoughts. These beliefs can be summarised with a simple diagram [3]: It contains exactly the same content, is equally unambiguous and decipherable and has form we might describe as considerably richer and more suggestive.

Digital technology has now reached a phase in which it is capable of simulating analogical processes satisfactorily. It both vindicates the view of writing as a mode of communication sui generis and opens up a future in which writing is the essential, systematically creative process and speech merely oral commentary on what writing has created.

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Luca Mercogliano added it Apr 20, Vandalo added it May 08, Of course, it is not possible to lethera everything with the Mexican system, but then we are not able to write everything with our alphabet and have to resort to specialised notations, in which the incidental presence of alphabetical symbols has no phonetic value at all [25], and without which science and technology would certainly not have got as far as the computer.

Stefania Trovarelli added it Feb 06, This article comes with the images that were published in black and white in Typography papers and follow the same sequence. Writing is, above all, the representation of the spoken word; 2. Is the alphabetic system really best?

It is not by chance that the Chinese and Koreans abandoned it at the time, because it was so unsuited to the characteristics of their systems. The process is not typographic in any way, because the letters of the Latin alphabet are described from a topological point of view, as the paths of a point moving on the surface of a system of tangent cylinders [31, 32].


Why not move forward, why not look for new ways to represent thought other than the spoken word? The programme Heliscript, developed by the Dutch mathematician Edo Hans Dooijes infor example, features a simple mathematical model capable of providing an acceptable representation of cursive script.

On the other hand, since the introduction of the Pinyin system of alphabetic transcription [19], even the Chinese system is starting to become mixed. Non-Latin alphabets also have innumerable idiosyncrasies: They were carved in octagonal travertine slabs and placed in brick pyramidal structures surmounted by terracotta jars.

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Trivia About La lettera uccide. According to the tilt of the axis of observation, differing messages could be extracted. To ask other readers questions about La lettera uccideplease sign up.

And why not reclaim the many marvellous experiences of the past? Books giovanmi Giovanni Lussu. It became a wondrous work of art, beautiful to the eye, and incredible in its pulsations of color. Chinese writing is finally starting to seem less bizarre and unreasonable than it was for the Eurocentric Doctor Johnson.

This belief can be traced back to Aristotle, who expressed himself very clearly on the subject: We are beginning to consider the hypothesis that, contrary to the well-respected and commonly held belief, figurative representations were actually preceded by notational ones.