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Re: itemprop="translator"

From: Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>
Date: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:35:53 -0700
Message-ID: <54048449.3060001@kcoyle.net>
To: public-vocabs@w3.org
I was under the impression that creative works would be able to use the 
"roles" pattern that was discussed [1].  Right now, CreativeWork has 
author, creator, and contributor. Although there are a handful of common 
creative roles that come to mind (editor, translator, illustrator), the 
actual number blossoms quickly when you move beyond books. Movies have a 
huge number of creative roles; music also has quite a few (librettist, 
composer, performer, lead singer...). The roles list used by the Library 
of Congress gives an idea of the magnitude of the problem. [2]

kc

[1]  http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-vocabs/2014May/0085.html
[2] http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators.html

On 8/31/14, 6:44 AM, Mats Blakstad wrote:
> Does there exist in attribute for translator, like the author attribute?
> If not, would be great to add that!

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