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Re: Personae

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2013 12:06:51 -0500
Message-ID: <50E5BAAB.90000@openlinksw.com>
To: public-lod@w3.org
On 1/3/13 10:38 AM, Damian Steer wrote:
> 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>
>
>
>
Yep, great find!

I took the content of [1] and placed it in an RDF document comprised of 
Turtle content [2] leading to simple demonstration of what Toby was 
suggesting [3].

Links:

1. http://lists.foaf-project.org/pipermail/foaf-dev/2010-June/010266.html

2. 
http://kingsley.idehen.net/DAV/home/kidehen/Public/Linked%20Data%20Documents/personae.ttl

3. 
https://kingsley.idehen.net/describe/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fkingsley.idehen.net%2FDAV%2Fhome%2Fkidehen%2FPublic%2FLinked%2520Data%2520Documents%2Fpersonae.ttl%23batman 
-- Batman

4. 
https://kingsley.idehen.net/describe/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fkingsley.idehen.net%2FDAV%2Fhome%2Fkidehen%2FPublic%2FLinked%2520Data%2520Documents%2Fpersonae.ttl%23brucewayne 
-- Bruce Wayne .

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