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Can't wait to get my copy of the book!

Val ;-)

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On Nov 3, 2010, at 3:07 PM, Valerie Sutton wrote:

> SignWriting List
> November 3, 2010
> 
> I am so happy to know about this peer-reviewed article, Rachel!
> 
> Thank you for writing it, and telling us about it - I found it online:
> 
> Sign Languages
> Cambridge University Press
> http://www.cambridge.org/gb/knowledge/isbn/item2709806/?site_locale=en_GB
> 
> Sign Languages. Series: Cambridge Language Surveys. Edited by Diane Brentari ... Notation systems Harry van der Hulst and Rachel Channon; 9. Verb agreement in sign ... Handshape contrasts in sign language phonology Diane Brentari and Petra Eccarius; 14. ... Cambridge University Press 2010.
> 
> Val ;-)
> 
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> On Nov 3, 2010, at 12:30 PM, Rachel Channon wrote:
> 
>> Hello, a (peer-reviewed) article that discusses SignWriting is 
>> van der Hulst, Harry and Rachel Channon. 2010. Notation systems. In
>> Cambridge Language Surveys: Sign Languages edited by Diane Brentari.
>> 
>> We focus on explaining the differences and similarities between writing
>> systems, transcription systems and coding systems.  SignWriting is unusual
>> in that it is both a writing system and a transcription system.
>> Best
>> Rachel Channon
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: SignWriting List: Read and Write Sign Languages
>> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Valerie Sutton
>> Sent: Wednesday, November 03, 2010 11:14 AM
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Re: articles or publications about Valerie Sutton ond/or
>> SignWriting
>> 
>> SignWriting List
>> November 3, 2010
>> 
>> Hello Shane -
>> I see. I didn't realize the question was..."What peer-reviewed journals has
>> SignWriting been mentioned in?" - that is a different question than I
>> thought Jessie asked...I hope we have more journal articles soon too - thank
>> you for mentioning that -
>> 
>> We do have a list of theses and dissertations, which Ingvild started (thank
>> you, Ingvild) - people who dedicated years of their lives to work and write
>> and test and apply SignWriting - and those are major accomplishments -
>> defended and reveiwed by a panel of academic peers at the time the thesis or
>> dissertation was accepted and published. But I guess that is not a journal,
>> you are right -
>> 
>> I am starting a "Contributors to SignWriting History" area, and here is one
>> of the pages in that area...another dissertation on SignWriting...
>> 
>> Guyhlem Aznar, PhD
>> http://www.signwriting.org/library/history/contributors/Aznar.html
>> 
>> Guyhlem is just one of many who has dedicated years to SignWriting - his
>> dissertation is on Unicode and how SignWriting could be placed in Unicode...
>> 
>> Val ;-)
>> 
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>> 
>> 
>> On Nov 3, 2010, at 5:12 AM, Shane K. Gilchrist wrote:
>> 
>>> Ings,
>>> 
>>> good stuff here - however not many is published in peer-reviewed journals
>> etc.
>>> 
>>> Hope that will change soon :-)
>>> 
>>> Shane
>>> 
>>> On 3 November 2010 12:57, Ingvild Roald <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>> There are many academic references to Sign Writing out there - here 
>>>> are just a few:
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Flood, Cecilia Mary. 2002. How do deaf and hard of hearing students 
>>>> experience learning to write using signwriting, a way to read and 
>>>> write signs? [s.l.]: University of New Mexico.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Gangel-Vasques, Janice. 1997. Literacy in Nicaraguan Sign Language 
>>>> Assessing "Written Sign" Recognition Skills at the Escuelita de
>> Bluefields.
>>>> Monography, California State University, Dominguez Hills, CA.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Heylen, Kathleen, and Sara Geudens. 2005. Using SignWriting to teach 
>>>> VGT (Flemish Sign Language). In ICED - International Council for the 
>>>> Educating of the Deaf. Maastricht:
>>>> 
>> http://www.signwriting.org/belgium/kasterlinden12.html#kasterpresentation.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Martin, John C. 2007. Writing and Signed Languages. Master, 
>>>> monograph, College of Art and Sciences, Linguistics Program, 
>>>> University of South Carolina.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Rosenberg, Amy. 1999. Writing Signed Languages. In Support of 
>>>> Adopting an ASL Writing System, Linguistics.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Shaira, Mohammad Ismael Mahmoud Abu. 2007. The Effect of SignWriting 
>>>> on the Achievement and Acquisition of Vocabulary by Deaf Students at 
>>>> "Al-Amal School for the Deaf" in the City of Amman-Jordan. 
>>>> monography, Graduate School Special Education, Jordan University, Amman,
>> Jordan.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Greetings from
>>>> 
>>>> Ingvild Roald, dr. philos, bergen, Norway
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>>> Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2010 16:14:45 -0700
>>>>> From: [log in to unmask]
>>>>> Subject: Re: articles or publications about Valerie Sutton ond/or 
>>>>> SignWriting
>>>>> To: [log in to unmask]
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting List
>>>>> October 31, 2010
>>>>> 
>>>>> On Oct 27, 2010, at 10:13 AM, Doyle,Jessie wrote:
>>>>>> I am a student in a Deaf Studies program. We have been assigned a 
>>>>>> research project, and need to find academic and professional 
>>>>>> articles that have been published about our topic, in this case 
>>>>>> Valerie Sutton and SignWriting. I am having trouble because the 
>>>>>> only sources I can find are Wikipedia and signwriting.org. I need 
>>>>>> to find books or articles that have been published. I have read 
>>>>>> almost everything on signwriting.org, but I cannot use this as a source
>> for my project.
>>>>>> Hope this is more clear and answers your questions.
>>>>>> - Jessie
>>>>> 
>>>>> Hello Jesse -
>>>>> You mentioned that the publications cannot be on SignWriting.org.
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting.org is a library that lists publications and newspaper 
>>>>> articles and so forth, that are either about, or mention, or are 
>>>>> written in SignWriting...
>>>>> 
>>>>> Take a look at this web page that gives links and downloads to 
>>>>> newspaper articles on SignWriting -
>>>>> 
>>>>> Can you use these articles in your annotated bibliogprahy?
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting in the Press
>>>>> Newspaper & Journal Articles About SignWriting 
>>>>> http://www.signwriting.org/library/journal/index.html
>>>>> 
>>>>> If you download number 2 on that web page, the bibliography entry 
>>>>> would read something like:
>>>>> 
>>>>> Fox, Margalit, New York Times, April 14 2002, "Written Notice: 
>>>>> Another Language for the Deaf".
>>>>> 
>>>>> Is the New York Times acceptable to your work?
>>>>> 
>>>>> and what about 300 page dissertations? for example on 
>>>>> signwriting.org, on
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting for Research
>>>>> http://www.signwriting.org/forums/research/
>>>>> 
>>>>> Number 1 and 2 on that web page has two dissertations on SignWriting 
>>>>> - one 300 page dissertation by Dr. Cecilia Flood from the University 
>>>>> of New Mexico, and one in Arabic, with a partial translation into
>> English, by Dr.
>>>>> Abushaira at Jordan University in Jordan. Both studied the use of 
>>>>> SignWriting with Deaf children, and Dr. Abushaira's work was 
>>>>> statistical -
>>>>> 
>>>>> If these kinds of titles are acceptable to you, then at least I know
>> that.
>>>>> I am juggling many jobs simultaneously. I am trying to create a web 
>>>>> page with lists of SignWriting publications, but I have been pulled 
>>>>> into other projects in the past few days -
>>>>> 
>>>>> Happy Halloween, in the US!
>>>>> 
>>>>> Val ;-)
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> Valerie Sutton
>>>>> [log in to unmask]
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting
>>>>> Read & Write Sign Languages
>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignPuddle
>>>>> Create SignWriting Documents Online
>>>>> http://www.SignBank.org/signpuddle
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting Wiki
>>>>> Wiki-style Articles in Sign Languages http://www.signbank.org/wiki
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting List
>>>>> Technical Support: Ask questions...
>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/forums/swlist
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting Literature Project
>>>>> Writing Literature in Sign Languages 
>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/literature
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting Encyclopedia Projects
>>>>> Writing Encyclopedias in Sign Languages 
>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/encyclopedia
>>>>> 
>>>>> SignWriting Sponsors Forum
>>>>> Help Educational Non-Profit Organization 
>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/forums/sponsors
>>>>> 
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>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/shop
>>>>> 
>>>>> Deaf Action Committee For SignWriting Center For Sutton Movement 
>>>>> Writing a US educational nonprofit organization PO Box 517, La 
>>>>> Jolla, CA, 92038, USA
>>>>> Tel: 858-456-0098 Skype: valeriesutton
>>>>> 
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