slem – Slanted emphasis in LaTeX 2.09
A jiffy package to cause \em in LaTeX 2.09 to use \sl in place of the standard \it. Note that the package will not work in LaTeX 2e.
Maybe you are interested in the following packages as well.
- settosize: Scale text to given width
- plain-cm: Variable sized fonts in Plain TeX
- ital: Automatic italic correction
- maybemath: Make math bold or italic according to context