Re: Conlang book: any interest?
|From:||Yoon Ha Lee <yl112@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, May 6, 2001, 12:15|
On Sat, 5 May 2001 MGreenlee@AOL.COM wrote:
Definitely interested, willing to pay some amount, and as others have
said, as long as it doesn't become another t-shirt...<rueful g> OTOH,
surely it's easier to find a reliabl photocopy shop than a t-shirt printer?
> Before I continue working on the conlang book, I wanted to make sure there is
> still interest in the project; I don't want to put hours of work into it only
> to have nearly no one want copies. I expect the book at this point to have
> essays with background information on conlanging and specific advice on how
> to create languages, as well as a list of some conlangs and where to find
> information on them, a section with interesting language features, and a
> glossary of conlanging-related terms. The book will probably be about 100
> pages, and the cost will be only as much as I need to pay for the printing.
> There is a brief outline at
> I'm not asking for people to pre-order the book now; I just want to make sure
> there is enough interest to warrant continuing the project. If there is
> interest, I should have the book ready for printing by August; otherwise I'll
> discontinue the project.