Episode 032

The Word “Design”

with Charles Fadem and Rachel Scott of Board & Vellum

April 30, 2019


The word “design” is one of the most intriguing in the English language (says us designers), straddling the line between specific and vague, and causing an unparalleled possessiveness among many creative professions. How do we unpack what it means to all of us, and in the end, is it a word that does creatives harm, or does it do us justice?

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