Re: Marcial Godoy Communications

Nerida Cook (N.Cook@SOCIOL.UTAS.EDU.AU)
Thu, 16 Feb 1995 10:14:13 +1100

I agree completely with Cliff Sloane on this one. If something equally
precipitous was happening in the part of the world that I am interested in,
I would very much appreciate the tolerance of fellow listers on this net -
especially if it meant that those of us who need to know/might be able to
do something were able to keep up with the situation, while others hit the
delete button and tolerate a little short-term inconvenience.

Nerida Cook

>On Tue, 14 Feb 1995, Marcial Godoy wrote:
>> have the time to translate this. I thought perhaps there might me some
>> Latin Americanists on this list who might find these important and be
>> able to read them.
>> Once again, agitating on your beautiful little "english-only" net list,
>> Marcial godoy
>I, for one, have no problem with postings in another language. If it's my
>area of study, I should know either the language or someone who does. If
>it's not my area of study and I want to know what it says, I can count on
>one of two possibilities: a colleague can help me out, or a fellow Netter
>will share the labor for us all.
>To think that an "English only" ethic would hit an anthropology list?
>Cliff Sloane