Re: [Conlangs-Conf] Idea: Conlang/Conscript Treasure Hunt
|From:||Sally Caves <scaves@...>|
|Date:||Monday, May 1, 2006, 3:40|
I think it sounds great. A kind of physical enactment of a conlang Relay
Game. Prize: a singing Conlang bird. :)
(How did I not meet you, Arthaey? Richard told me--at the dinner
afterwards--that he sat next to you. I was really wanting to meet and talk
----- Original Message -----
From: "Arthaey Angosii" <arthaey@...>
Sent: Sunday, April 30, 2006 5:51 PM
Subject: [Conlangs-Conf] Idea: Conlang/Conscript Treasure Hunt
> This is a request for comments.
> I suggested to Sai that the next conference have a "treasure hunt" of
> some sort, based on how much fun I had deciphering Richard Brodie's
> I'm envisioning clues, written in conlangs/conscripts, that will
> direct you from one location to the next. At the next location, you
> find another clue. I don't know what an appropriate end prize would
> be, or how you would schedule this around the conference itself.
> If we had enough different clues (and we might be able to, since there
> are so many conlangs/conscript to choose from!), we could make enough
> distinct paths to the final goal that attendees wouldn't be tripping
> over each other.
> Presumably the conference program would include enough information to
> decipher all the clues.
> Thoughts? Suggestions? Criticism?