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Wednesday, April 28, 2004

Origins of Writing

Another StumbleUpon find: http://www.usu.edu/anthro/origins_of_writing -- Origins of Writing Home Page. This site is a collection of final papers for Dr. David F. Lancy's Anthropology class at Utah State University titled "Origins of Writing." The subjects covered are
  • Chinese Calligraphy
  • Cinderella
  • European Script
  • Gaelic
  • Hangul
  • Heiroglyph Aesthetics
  • Invented Alphabets
  • Mayan Calendar
  • Ogham
  • Olmec Script
  • Pacal
  • Public Texts
  • Walam Olum
  • Writing Mediums
  • Writing Systems

The Web's a wonder.

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