anyone in touch with Harald Bentz H øgseth?
erhoffma at OBERLIN.EDU
Tue Feb 26 13:41:14 UTC 2013
Thank you Ingvild! I will wait a few days to see if he responds to
Valerie's email and if not I'll send him a message through facebook.
On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 4:38 AM, Ingvild Roald <iroald at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hello Erica and Val,
> As I have not been in contact with him for a long time, I now searched for
> him using a Norwegian search engine, and found his facebook profile at
> He is still a university faculty member
> Hope this will help you,
> Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2013 09:10:14 -0800
> From: signwriting at MAC.COM
> Subject: Re: anyone in touch with Harald Bentz Høgseth?
> To: SW-L at LISTSERV.VALENCIACOLLEGE.EDU
> SignWriting List
> February 25, 2013
> Hello Erika!
> Thank you for your question about Harald Bentz Høgseth. Harald wrote his
> dissertation on the most unique topic: " Håndverkerens redskapskasse",
> which translated from the Norwegian means: "Craftsman's Toolbox". It is
> really about how Viking or Scandinanvian craftsmen cut the timber that then
> was used to make their famous sleek boats…. Harald sent me a video of a
> craftsman cutting logs, and then asked me to write the movements. As you
> know, my writing of the movements of cutting logs, written in Sutton
> Movement Writing, starts on this web page:
> Craftsmen Gestures
> Writing Gesture for Scientific Studies
> The writing goes on for many web pages:
> and this work was then published in Harald's dissertation in 2007, in
> I have his printed book of his dissertation sitting right here on my desk
> as I write this email to you - I believe Harald gave me permission to post
> his dissertation…I have cced Harald in this email…
> Harald - How are you? Erika Hoffmann-Dilloway is an anthropologist and is
> interested in your work…
> Val ;-)
> On Feb 25, 2013, at 8:33 AM, Erika Hoffmann-Dilloway <erhoffma at OBERLIN.EDU>
> Hi all!
> I was wondering Valerie, or anyone else on the list, is currently in touch
> with Harald Bentz Høgseth? I'd like to ask him for help finding some of his
> publications (his work in archaeology, embodied knowledge, and language
> relate to my interests in a lot of ways, so I'd also just like to say hi
> and introduce myself to him).
> Erika Hoffmann-Dilloway
> Assistant Professor of Anthropology
> Oberlin College
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
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