Books

Creativity in the world of publishing, from covers to content

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Manchester [Design] City

DM16, Manchester’s festival of design and creativity, returns from 12-23 October with talks, exhibitions, workshops, films and more

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How to make a mag

Launching a magazine can be a hugely rewarding venture. But it also takes a lot of hard work, determination and a solid business plan. Human After All’s Danny Miller, who co-founded Little White Lies and Weapons of Reason, offers some advice for getting started

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Gradwatch: Katie Hickey

Illustration graduate Katie Hickey produced some beautiful work during her time at Falmouth University. She talks to CR about drawing inspiration from mid-20th-century artists and her idea for a children’s book

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Disegno founder Johanna Agerman Ross on launching a magazine

Design writer and tutor Angharad Lewis’ new book So you want to publish a magazine? offers an in-depth guide to launching a new publication. In the first of a series of extracts from the book, Lewis talks to Johanna Agerman Ross, founder of design journal Disegno

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Words by Christoph Niemann

Illustrator Christoph Niemann’s charming new book for children offers a way to discover the beauty of language and, in particular, the subtle differences between words