Mary Ann Bolger is a lecturer in design history at the Dublin Institute of Technology. She received her M.A. in History of Design from the Royal College of Art, London where she is completing a PhD on post-war Irish graphic design and typography. She is co-founder of the research group Typography Ireland, based at DIT. Publications include the monograph Design Factory: On the Edge of Europe (Dublin: Lilliput & Amsterdam: BIS, 2009) and a chapter on typographic commemoration in Making 1916: Material and Visual Culture of the Easter Rising, edited by Lisa Godson and Joanna Brück (Liverpool University Press, 2015).