Colombian Sign Language

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Sociolinguistic Varieties

Barreto, Alex, Thu, 2015-03-12 15:54
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Dialects
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There are at less three diastratic varieties: Cali (South-West) Bogotá-Eje cafetero (Center), Caribe (Noth) with relevant lexical and prosodic variation. Cortes y Barreto (2012) http://www.revistas.unal.edu.co/index.php/formayfuncion/article/view/44568. Also, there are at less one specific tecnolect in process of spreading throughout country associated to Fundarvid (Tree of Life Foundation for Deaf). Barreto, in process. MA in Anthropology Dissertation, Fundarvid: An ethnographic contextualization of their neologism in Colombian sign language. (National University of Colombia)

Signwriting and Visagrafía Systems

Barreto, Alex, Thu, 2015-03-12 15:39
Regarding: 
Writing
ISO 639-3: 
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There are exploratory use of Suttton's Signwriting http://www.signwriting.org/colombia/ and native Colombian sign writing system Visagrafía https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MhRMG263VkA and http://www.fundacionsantillana.org.co/display.php?accion=sociales&id=227...

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