Glyphs, graphemes or symbols? ISWA terminology

Claudia S. Bianchini chiadu14 at GMAIL.COM
Wed Jun 19 11:27:42 UTC 2013

I prefere "glyphes" because it is the choice made by deaf people of my
groupe. They told me it is because it's less related to others writing
systems (and they prefere it because SW is a fully new writing system and
it needs fully  new terminology)

2013/6/19 maria galea <signwriting.maria at>

> Dear all,
> I'm trying to figure out which term to stick to when referring to the
> symbols of ISWA - any preferences and if so, why?
> Thank you very much!
> maria

Claudia S. Bianchini, PhD
A.T.E.R. Licence SDL-LSF @ Univ. Poitiers (France)
chiadu14 at <chiadu14 at gmail.comt>
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