This concludes my talk.
I'd like to thank:
Julia Richards, PhD., for providing financial support and allowing me to spend some of my time on this project.
My colleague David Reed, for reading over the draft and providing valuable feedback.
My colleague Ritu Khanna, for help in evaluating and testing numerous Unicode-related things, and especially for her help with Indic script support issues.
Eric Mader of IBM and Owen Taylor of Redhat for answering my questions about complex text layout in ICU and Pango, respectively.
My wife Sue and daughter Cattleya, for their loving support and helpful suggestions.