J. Dakota Brown

J. Dakota Brown studied graphic design at North Carolina State University and critical theory at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He is currently completing a PhD in the Rhetoric and Public Culture Program in the School of Communication at Northwestern University, where his primary research focuses on typography as contextualized by historical transformations in labor, technology, and aesthetic experience. Brown teaches across art history, design, and writing at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and maintains an active practice centered around book and journal design.