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Re: Signed Conlangs

From:Daniel Lawrence <daniel@...>
Date:Friday, January 26, 2007, 2:30
Thanks, David. That looks useful.

~ Daniel

On Sun, 2007-01-21 at 21:56 -0800, David J. Peterson wrote:
> Daniel wrote: > << > I'm wondering if anyone on here has developed a signed conlang. The idea > occurred to me as I was watching one of the Dune mini-series the SciFi > channel put out, I think it was Children of Dune, and there is a scene > where Bene Gesserit high priestess and Irulan are talking in a room that > had been bugged and they were using a secret sign language to > communicate. I think it would be an interesting project, but as far as > workshop-ing it as one might a written/spoken conlang seems a bit more > difficult - I can sit in the doctor's office making notes in IPA or > whatever in my notebook, but I can't exactly make a video of me signing, > well I guess I could with a laptop, etc, etc but not without being a > little disconcerting. Any ideas? > >> > > > > :) > > -David > ******************************************************************* > "A male love inevivi i'ala'i oku i ue pokulu'ume o heki a." > "No eternal reward will forgive us now for wasting the dawn." > > -Jim Morrison > >