Latest Posts from Bhavana Veeravalli

A Kiss From Tokyo (2009)

A Kiss From Tokyo is an animated short which acts as a trailer for the book Yuki 7, written by Ada Cole and Kevin Dart about a woman known for her spy skillset and espionage. The animated short embodies this atmosphere of secrecy, sex, and mystery right away with its use of the word “dangerous”…

The Native American Trope

The trope of Native Americans in American history is problematic to say the least. Since the beginning of the settling of North America by the Spanish in 1565, the indigenous groups have  been at odds with these newcomers—often meet with the results of famine, violence, disease, and colonization. Yet, even though these indigenous groups are…

Why You Should Judge a Book by Its Cover

I know that the popular phrase “don’t judge a book by its cover” is a sweet idea on how an individual shouldn’t judge the character or quality of writing based on appearance alone, but I argue that everything should be judged on its exterior because it is an indication of what they are really about.…

Anisette Standard Bold

Anisette Standard Bold was designed by Jean Francois Porchez at the type company Typofonderie. It was first created in 1996 by Porchez but only made available for use and publication in 2014. The typeface draws inspiration from the geometric and rectilinear style from the Art Deco era. I chose this font to represent me because…