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Re: Personae

From: Damian Steer <d.steer@bris.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 3 Jan 2013 15:38:21 +0000
Cc: public-lod@w3.org
Message-Id: <6F8BF4C8-2E16-46A8-9D53-FFE59F53372C@bris.ac.uk>
To: Alexander Dutton <alexander.dutton@oucs.ox.ac.uk>
On 3 Jan 2013, at 15:18, Alexander Dutton <alexander.dutton@oucs.ox.ac.uk> wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> Here's a modelling question.
> 
> Suppose I advertise a vacancy (or publish a webpage, or write a book),
> and that thing is in some way linked to me (contact person, author).
> Suppose further that I want to go by another name (e.g. I'm Iain [M]
> Banks), or don't want people to contact me by phone.
> 
> I can quite easily create a foaf:Person, exposing just the details that
> are pertinent in the context in which it will appear. However, there's
> no way to link it to me.
> 
> What I'd like is:
> 
> :vacancy oo:contact :persona .
> 
> :persona a persona:Persona ;
>  foaf:name "Mr Dutton" ;
>  v:email <mailto:alex+recruitment@example.org> ;
>  persona:personaOf :alex .

[I think something just ate my first reply]

Have a look at the suggestions from foaf-dev. [1] Toby's very minimal persona vocabulary [2] might even suffice.

Damian

[1] <http://lists.foaf-project.org/pipermail/foaf-dev/2010-June/010266.html>
[2] <http://ontologi.es/persona>
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