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From:  Stefan Woehrmann
Date:  Thu Mar 23, 2000  10:03 pm
Subject:  Re: SW Video Transcription Course Online

Dear Valerie

>At the moment we only have two students, Mark Penner and Wayne Smith,
>and both of them already know the signed language being written....

What about me? Would you please me as one of your students? I promise that
IŽll behave ....

You couldnŽt honestly imagine that I wouldnŽt show up - did you?

So much to do but nevertheless so eager to get into it!

All the best

P.S. I wrote to Mark directly - therefore this late response ?

>The idea of the course was to teach people to write a signed language
>they don't know...that way they will really learn SignWriting and not
>get caught up with the meanings of signs...

Great IŽm looking forward to it. I guess in the beginning we have to find a
kind of agreement how many signs (frames) can be transcribed in a given
>The best way to learn SignWriting is to learn the "generic writing
>system" that is not connected to any one language...
>For me to conduct this course for free, I will need another three
>students - it is OK if people don't want to do it - I certainly
>understand being too busy...we can always try again in the Fall ;-)
>Thanks for writing, Kathy -
>Val ;-)
>Valerie Sutton
>SignWriting List Archives:
>SignWriting List Help
>web page address coming soon ;-)

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3176 Re: SW Video Transcription Course Online Valerie Sutton Thu  3/23/2000

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