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Are italics acceptable for body copy?
I generally think they're much better looking than their roman counterparts, as well as being more economical to set, and this sounds like good enough reason to use an italic.
So, is it acceptable to use them for body copy, and if so, what do you use to indicate book titles and/or quotations? eg In an article in eye Magazine... or On the topic of italic text, Baines (2005, p.196) writes: Italics originated as typefaces in their own right, but modern-day practice...