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If there is a signwriting facebook page already, as the inventor of
signwriting i think YOU more than anyone else should join -  - i think the
person who created the page would be honoured if you join.
maria


> SignWriting List
> May 4th, 2010
>
> Many thanks, Maria, for this suggestion. There is already a SignWriting
> Facebook page that was not started by me...I did not post it, nor did
> anyone inform me about posting it (that I remember - ha!)...I actually do
> not know who started it...smile...but of course I am grateful to all those
> who did, and to all those who have written so much about SignWriting on
> that Facebook page - quite amazing!
>
> I am not sure whether I should join or not (smile)...what is the protocol
> for such a thing? smile....maybe they will welcome me, I don't
> know...smile...
>
> I do not want to start another SignWriting Facebook page, because that
> could be confusing to the public...so I will write to some of the people
> involved to find out how they feel about this...
>
> Meanwhile they took an article from Wikipedia about SignWriting, and there
> are some inaccuracies in that article, but I do not know who to talk to
> about it...
>
> So just go to Facebook and search for SignWriting and start joining and
> posting ...that might help a lot...
>
> Meanwhile...
>
> I already have a Facebook page for Valerie Sutton... for at least a year
> if not longer...but guess what? There are over 99 Valerie Suttons on
> Facebook!...I never realized how many people are named Valerie Sutton, but
> there are a lot of them...So if you try to find me it might be
> hard...grin...
>
> So Maria - do you have a Facebook page? I will look now....smile...
>
> Val ;-)
>
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> On May 4, 2010, at 11:53 AM, MARIA AZZOPARDI wrote:
>
>> I was thinking the other day, that maybe you could start a SignWriting
>> Group on Facebook - people could post things in sw as pictures, discuss
>> etc - and at least we could put a face to the people who use
>> signwriting,
>> it might help to give the feeling of community.
>> maria
>>
>>
>>> SignWriting List
>>> May 3, 2010
>>>
>>> Here is a photo taken in Jamaica showing how they beamed Skype onto a
>>> projector screen displayed on the wall...That is me, presenting ;-) and
>>> I
>>> never left my office - so amazing ....this kind of presentation can be
>>> done more for SignWriting...we might even be able to have group
>>> meetings
>>> using Skype, presenting to each other, all by computer - in small
>>> groups...
>>>
>>> I am trying to think through how we could develop better tech support
>>> for
>>> all SignWriting users...and to develop more of a feeling of community
>>> too...bringing SignWriting users closer together, and giving a meeting
>>> place online...There is also new software called "GoToMeeting"...have
>>> any
>>> of you used that before? if you have any ideas, please share with us
>>> here
>>> on the SignWriting List ... how would you like to use this new
>>> technology
>>> to help you and your students and friends with SignWriting?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On May 1, 2010, at 8:08 AM, Valerie Sutton wrote:
>>>
>>>> SignWriting List
>>>> May 1, 2010
>>>>
>>>> Hello Everyone!
>>>>
>>>> Regarding this DanceWriting presentation on Skype, to a dance
>>>> conference
>>>> in Jamaica yesterday...
>>>>
>>>> It went very well. It is an amazing experience to use Skype in this
>>>> way...to present a 45 minute workshop to a room full of dancers in
>>>> Jamaica, while I am sitting in my office in San Diego, California! The
>>>> world of technology has brought us all so much closer - it is really a
>>>> miracle, I think, to have these opportunities on Skype...
>>>
>>
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