Encyclopedia in American Sign Language
signwriting at MAC.COM
Fri Mar 9 21:33:23 UTC 2007
March 9, 2007
Can anyone write an article about SignWriting for Wikipedia's new
section on American Sign Language?...Here is a message I just received:
From: pharosofalexandria at gmail.com
Subject: Encyclopedia in American Sign Language
Date: March 9, 2007 1:28:29 PM PST
To: Sutton at SignWriting.org
You may be familiar with Wikipedia, the free volunteer-written
encyclopedia, which exists in many languages. The English Wikipedia
is at http://en.wikipedia.org/
There is currently a proposal for a Wikipedia in American Sign
Language, and I thought that the members of the SignWriting community
should be aware of this.
The proposal is here:
It would be great if you could share this information on SignWriting
forums and mailing lists, and please comment at the proposal page
(just click "edit").
I am not a sign language user myself, but I thought I could help in
informing you of this proposal. Feel free to ask me if you have any
general questions relating to what Wikipedia is or how it works.
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