The Design of writing: 29 observations

Kathryn Millard*, Alex Munt

*Corresponding author for this work

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In their essay, Millard and Munt explore hybrid or multimodal writing forms. This includes writing that incorporates visual images or sound and image into textual design. Millard and Munt take 'text' at its literal meaning of weaving, and describe the many innovative modes and techniques with which hybrid writing has developed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Future of writing
EditorsJohn Potts
Place of PublicationHoundmills, Basingstoke
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9781137440402
ISBN (Print)9781137440396
Publication statusPublished - 4 Apr 2014


  • Dynamic
  • Hybrid
  • Image
  • Multimodal
  • Text


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