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TUGboat 34:2, 2013

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Complete issue 34:2 as one pdf (9.4mb)  
Front cover c1 
Inside front cover c2 
Contents ordered by difficulty c3 
Title page 109 
Editorial information 110 
 
TUG Business
Institutional members      110 
 
General Delivery
Ab epistulis
  Steve Peter     [Introductory — conferences; software; reviews]
111 
In memoriam: Barry Smith (1953–2012)
  Doug Henderson
112 
Editorial comments
  Barbara Beeton     [Introductory — typography and TUGboat news]
      Barry Smith, 1953–2012;
      Yet another DEK interview;
      TeXdoc on line;
      Fonts, typography, and printing — on the web and in print
      
112 
Hyphenation exception log
  Barbara Beeton     
113–114 
Running TeX under Windows PowerShell
  Adeline Wilcox     
114 
 
Dreamboat
Does TeX have a future?
  Hans Hagen     [Introductory — musings on TeX, interactivity, ebooks, page layout, and more]
115–119 
 
Software & Tools
TeX Collection 2013 DVD
  TeX Collection editors     
120 
What is new in XeTeX 0.9999?
  Khaled Hosny     
121–122 
MetaPost: PNG output
  Taco Hoekwater     
123 
Converting Wikipedia articles to LaTeX
  Dirk Hünniger     
124 
 
Fonts
A survey of text font families
  Michael Sharpe     [Intermediate — comparison of many font families usable with (La)TeX for general text]
125–131 
 
LaTeX
Glisterings
  Peter Wilson     
132–135 
 
Fonts
Interview with Charles Bigelow
  Yue Wang     [Intermediate — in-depth discussion of Lucida and typography]
136–167 
 
Typography
Oh, oh, zero!
  Charles Bigelow     [Intermediate — survey of confusable characters (0O1Il, etc.) in historical and modern typography]
168–181 
 
Hints & Tricks
Production notes
  Karl Berry     
181 
The treasure chest
  Karl Berry     [Intermediate — new CTAN packages, March–July 2013]
182–183 
 
LaTeX
Preparing for scientific conferences with LaTeX: A short practical how-to
  Paweł Łupkowski and Mariusz Urbański     [Intermediate Plus — methods for creation of a related paper, presentation, and poster]
184–189 
 
Literate Programming
LiPPGen: A presentation generator for literate-programming-based teaching
  Hans-Georg Eßer     
190–195 
 
Graphics
Entry-level MetaPost 2: Move it
  Mari Voipio
196–199 
Creating Tufte-style bar charts and scatterplots using PGFPlots
  Juernjakob Dugge     
200–204 
Typographers, programmers and mathematicians, or the case of an æsthetically pleasing interpolation
  Bogusław Jackowski
205–222 
 
Philology
Representing linguistic pitch in (Xe)LaTeX
  Kevin Donnelly     [Advanced — typesetting linguistic pitch representations, directly or with TikZ, et al.]
223–227 
 
Book Reviews
Book review: Learning LaTeX, by David Griffiths and Desmond Higham
  Boris Veytsman     [learning LaTeX by example]
228 
Book review: Zapf Exhibition: The Calligraphy of Hermann & Gudrun Zapf
  Boris Veytsman     [description of the catalogue of this 2011 exhibition in Japan]
229 
Book review: What Our Lettering Needs, by Rick Cusick
  Will Adams     [the contribution of Hermann Zapf to calligraphy & type design at Hallmark cards]
230 
Book review: LaTeX Quick Reference, by Herbert Voß
  Boris Veytsman     [comprehensive LaTeX reference]
231 
Book review: Presentations with LaTeX, by Herbert Voß
  Boris Veytsman     [slide generation with Beamer and much more]
232–233 
 
Advertisements
TeX consulting and production services      233–234 
 
Abstracts
Die TeXnische Komödie: Contents of issue 2/2013      235 
ArsTeXnica: Contents of issue 15 (April 2013)      235 
GUST: EuroBachoTeX 2013      236–239 
 
TUG Business
TUG 2013 election
  Barbara Beeton     
240–242 
 
News
Calendar      243 
 
News & Announcements
TUG 2013 announcement      244 


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