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TEDxPenn 2021 Conference

BOOKS WRITTEN BY SPEAKERS

Book Announcement
Book Announcement

Angela Guzman is a designer and entrepreneur based out of Silicon Valley best known for co-designing the original set of Apple Emoji. She is currently working on her first ever children’s book, where she hopes to introduce all children to the world of design and empower them through an inspiring story.

Fred's 1st Haircut
Fred's 1st Haircut

This tale written by P. Michael Boone is a pleasant read for every child who fears going to the barbershop. Fred, a young dinosaur who has nightmares about barbershops, conquers his fears and got his first haircut! Readers can even receive a certificate at the back of the book after their first haircut.

Seeing Trees: A History of Street Trees in New York City and Berlin
Seeing Trees: A History of Street Trees in New York City and Berlin

In this book, Sonja Dümpelmann shows how New York City and Berlin planted trees systematically to improve the urban climate. Furthermore, Dümpelmann dives into the social, cultural, and political aspects of street trees and explores the relationship of human and nonhuman nature in urban environments.

BOOKS RECOMMENDED BY SPEAKERS

Recommended by: Angela Guzman

elements of typographic
elements of typographic

Book by Bringhurst, Robert

Thinking With Type
Thinking With Type

by Ellen Lupton

The Design of Everyday Things
The Design of Everyday Things

by Don Norman

The Lean Startup
The Lean Startup

by Eric Ries

The Messy Middle
The Messy Middle

by Scott Belsky

Design*Sponge at Home
Design*Sponge at Home

by Grace Bonney

What Do You Do With an Idea?
What Do You Do With an Idea?

by Kobi Yamada

Recommended by: Paul Shattuck

Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism from the Inside Out
Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism from the Inside Out

by Ruth King

The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindful
The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindful

by Rhonda V. Magee

The Body Is Not an Apology
The Body Is Not an Apology

by Sonya Renee Taylor

Awakening Together
Awakening Together

by Larry Yang

Recommended by: Sonja D​ümpelmann

What Is Landscapte
What Is Landscapte

by John R. Stilgoe

Design With Nature Now
Design With Nature Now

Edited by Frederick Steiner, Richard Weller, Karen M'Closkey, and Billy Fleming

The Language of Landscape
The Language of Landscape

by Professor Anne Whiston Spirn

On Landscape
On Landscape

by Susan Herrington