Stanley Morison

Recent articles by Stanley Morison

Stanley Morison: Changing the Times

Issue 84, Autumn 2012


In 1929 Monotype’s typographical adviser, Stanley Morison, published an article critical of the design of The Times. He was invited to submit ideas, and this led to a redesign of the paper in 1932, for which he developed Times New Roman. Here he recounts the process.