The Great Writer Series: Haruki Murakami
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    A booklet design inspired by the life and the work of Haruki Murakami. 
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The Great Writer Series: Haruki Murakami
A booklet design inspired by the life and the work of Haruki Murakami. 
The goal of this project is to design an 8 paged text-heavy booklet including front and back covers. 

Specifications / Instructions:
1) Page: 8.5 x 11 Spread: 11 x 17
2) Cover prints on both sides of cover sheets
3) B&W with no bleed
4) Saddle Stitch (Stapled) 
5) Any kind of paper stock
6) Vertical subdivisions of the 51 picas page: 4, 8, 1, 8, 1, 8, 1, 8, 1, 8, 3, picas

Text elements:
1) Titles, subtitles, and dates
2) Introduction
3) Main essays: (Writing style, Political view, His Love for Music, Translation, Films, Notable work)
4) Interview
5) Picture captions
6) Pull quotes
7) List of work and accomplishments
8) Quotes

Awards:
Adobe Design Award Semifinalist 2017

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Photo credit to one and only, Jessie Mar
Thanks for viewing! 
Special thanks to Simon Johnston for his guidance and support.
Designed and curated from Los Angeles, California.