Writing styles

History of writing styles: from pictures to sentences

Reading and writing styles have matured a lot throughout history. In today’s modern world, we create in different formats. For example, some people express their passions by writing a journal (like me). Others share via audio formats such as video recording. Whatever their writing preference, people like to settle for hours with their favorite reading […]

Writing styles

Surfer Blood discusses change in writing styles for latest LP, ‘Carefree Theater’

John Paul Pitts, frontman of West Palm Beach, Florida-based rock ‘n’ roll band Surfer Blood, remembers boarding a major plane to London. This moment may have marked the first major milestone for the group, which began in 2009. As the group found their seats and put their bags away, Pitts couldn’t help but think about […]

Writing styles

Confucius Institute Launches Book Examining Writing Styles in Singapore and China, Parenting & Education News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – When using the Chinese language, Singaporeans tend to add a hint of English expressions or a hint of dialect in their correspondence with Chinese businessmen or officials, which can make their handwriting difficult to understand. . To address these challenges and more, a book on Applied Writing in Chinese that compares writing styles […]

Writing styles

This course allows students to vandalize, experiment and learn unconventional writing styles

Professor Kenneth Goldsmith teaches ENGL 111, “Writing Off the Page”, at Penn. (Photo by Kenneth Goldsmith) Michael Greenstein Junior College graffiti “Welcome to Penn State” in blue chalk spray paint across campus as part of a class assignment last week for ENGL 111, “Writing Off the Page”. The course explores the limits of writing and […]

Writing styles

Students leave a mark with different writing styles

Slanted cursive writing, straight cursive writing, and writing where the alphabets were separated. These are just a few of the different writing styles observed among the participants in the final of the writing competition organized by The Hindu in association with BIC Cello India here Sunday. Of the 6,000 students who participated in the preliminary […]