A novel combining wizardry and SignWriting!
erhoffma at OBERLIN.EDU
Thu Mar 7 14:16:25 UTC 2013
Charles - Maybe you can get one sent to me and then I can send it on to
you? I mail books internationally a lot for work, so it wouldn't be any
On Thu, Mar 7, 2013 at 7:00 AM, Charles Butler <chazzer3332000 at yahoo.com>wrote:
> Sigh, I wanted to order the book for here in Brazil, but they only ship to
> the United States and Canada. Can you ask them about international
> Charles Butler
> chazzer3332000 at yahoo.com
> Clear writing moves business forward.
> --- On *Thu, 3/7/13, Kimberley Shaw <skifoot at GMAIL.COM>* wrote:
> From: Kimberley Shaw <skifoot at GMAIL.COM>
> Subject: Re: A novel combining wizardry and SignWriting!
> To: SW-L at LISTSERV.VALENCIACOLLEGE.EDU
> Date: Thursday, March 7, 2013, 6:46 AM
> Hello all:
> Andre has touched on something I'd daydreamed of -- "Handful of
> Spells" translated into other languages! I'd love to do simultaneous
> English / ASL readings from it, for example (me and a Deaf buddy.)
> But sorry, Andre -- at the moment it exists in written English only.
> Gues the pressure's on for me to put the opening chapter into ASL, eh?
> Kim from Boston, the novelist
> On 3/6/13, André Thibeault <atg at videotron.ca<http://email@example.com>>
> > Hi Kim and everyone,
> > Is it possible to read this book in English as well as in its written ASL
> > version, both at the same time?
> > Best regards,
> > André
> > Le 13-02-27 19:37, « Kimberley Shaw » <skifoot at GMAIL.COM<http://mc/compose?to=skifoot@GMAIL.COM>>
> a écrit :
> >>Hello everyone:
> >>at long, long last ... my novel is available for the world to see and
> >>What is this story? It tells of a mainstreamed kid, who isn't getting
> >>along so great in a hearing/speaking-only environment. The school she
> >>goes to is something like Harry Potter's Hogwarts, but in America.
> >>(After all, there must be *some* Deafs in the "Potterverse", right?
> >>And how can the American "Witch City" not have a magical school of its
> >>own?) But when she encounters magic-workers who talk and WRITE in Sign,
> >>everything changes for the better.
> >>It's called "A Handful of Spells", and I've been working on the
> >>manuscript since 2007. I do eventually want to find it a real
> >>publisher, but in the meanwhile, here is the self-published version:
> >> http://www.harvard.com/index.php?/book/a_handful_of_spells
> >> $15 per copy, for sale online.
> >>OR for those of you in the Boston / Cambridge MA area (USA), stop on
> >>by the store, admire the machine they print it on, and pick up a copy
> >>in person!
> >>All the best,
> >>Kimberley Shaw ("Kim from Boston")
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
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