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I'm with Mark.  I'm a hopeless fan of Cather swag!

On Mon, May 18, 2015 at 11:37 AM, Mark Madigan <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Cather archive swag, yeah!
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> On Mon, May 18, 2015 at 1:04 PM, Andrew Jewell <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Dear 5 Bank Streeters:
>>
>> After several months of work and testing, last Friday we released a
>> complete redesign of the Willa Cather Archive (http://cather.unl.edu).
>> This new look prioritizes comfortable reading and is meant,
>> typographically, to evoke the design sensibilities Cather herself preferred
>> for her works: wide margins, large type, and pleasing simplicity. The font
>> is, in fact, an electronic font based on a typeface design by Rudolph
>> Ruzicka, the designer of some of Cather's Knopf dust jackets and, most
>> likely, her headstone.
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>> The redesigned site is also much more friendly for mobile devices. Last
>> year, about 25% of all encounters with the Cather Archive were on mobile
>> devices or tablets, and that number will only grow. I've used responsive
>> web design technology so the site will make select design adjustments for
>> users with smaller screens, adjustments that will make reading and
>> navigating much more comfortable.
>>
>> Thanks goes to those who provided excellent feedback and advice during
>> the redesign process, and I want to particularly thank Karin Dalziel, Emily
>> Rau, Gabi Kirilloff, Caterina Bernardini, and Samantha Greenfield for their
>> help.
>>
>> We hope you enjoy the redesigned site, and, as always, we welcome your
>> feedback and suggestions.
>>
>> I'm looking forward to seeing many of you soon at the Cather Seminar, and
>> I promise I'll have some nice Cather Archive swag for you to take home with
>> you.
>>
>> Best,
>> Andy Jewell
>>
>> --
>> Andrew Jewell, Ph.D.
>> Associate Professor, University Libraries
>> co-editor, *Scholarly Editing: The Annual of the Association for
>> Documentary Editing* (www.scholarlyediting.org)
>> Editor, *Willa Cather Archive* (http://cather.unl.edu)
>> 203S Love Library
>> University of Nebraska-Lincoln
>> Lincoln, NE  68588
>> 402.472.5266
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