Teonaht, Access to the World of
By Sally Caves
Saturday, January 5th, 2013
Location: 1961 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd (at 118 st.)
Event hours: 2pm - 3:30pm
Sally Caves - fantasy writer, author of teleplays (notably "Hollow Pursuits" for Star Trek; TNG), conlanger, machinimatographer, and Professor of English at the University of Rochester - will talk about the art of constructing an imaginary language, highlighting some of the notable language inventors few have heard of outside of Tolkien, as well as her lifelong invention Teonaht. As "Sarah Higley," her "real" name, she is the author of Hildegard of Bingen's Unknown Language (New York: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2007).
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