Part 2 of our interview with Jim Parkinson is coming up. But first, here's legendary magazine and newspaper designer Roger Black, who has been working with Jim longer than nearly anyone. Roger tells the story of meeting Jim in 1976 at Rolling Stone where he created the typeface that would later become Parkinson — “a sort of Nicholas Jenson on acid.”

Full Jim Parkinson Interview: fontfeed.com/archives/fontcast-10-jim-parkinson
Parkinson typeface: fontshop.com/fontlist/families/parkinson
More fonts by Jim Parkinson: fontshop.com/fonts/designer/jim_parkinson
More about Roger Black: rogerblack.com
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