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Re: Wittgenstein & 'private language' (was: SemiOT: Revealing your conlanger status)

From:John Cowan <cowan@...>
Date:Tuesday, June 22, 2004, 13:25
Sally Caves scripsit:

> Sally > conlanger, secret university prof, sometime linguist, medievalist, film > studies scholar, Trekker, artist (oil, pencil), bungler, cook, singer > (alto), pianist (once good), occasional composer, recorder player, fiction > writer of the fantasy/sf persuasion and lightly published, publisher of > booksfewpeopleread, hypomanic, forgetter, sometime poet, birdwatcher, > cryptographer (of the Jumble--very fast!), webifier, grumbler, teacher, > gardener, obsessive-compulsive, astronomy enthusiast, lover (married), and > really into interior design but on a budget.
Excellent list! Check this out (skip any geeky stuff you don't understand): -- John Cowan "Mr. Lane, if you ever wish anything that I can do, all you will have to do will be to send me a telegram asking and it will be done." "Mr. Hearst, if you ever get a telegram from me asking you to do anything, you can put the telegram down as a forgery."