Re: Conlang Poetry
|From:||Aidan Grey <grey@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, January 7, 2003, 19:17|
But poetry _is_ a visual art too! Else why would ee cummings do things the way
At any rate, we can agree it's an art form. That's good enough!
Quoting Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>:
> No, to me conlanging is rather a kind of visual art. I find it very
> what a word, a sentence, or a whole text looks like; usually, I first create
> word and then start of think about how it sounds (sometimes I even forget
> that). That might be also the reason that I really dislike to write anything
> IPA or X-SAMPA or whatever, and when I see something written like that, the
> first thing I wonder is what it looks like.
> So, keep it short, terms like "glossopoetry" don't cover the load, at least