Browsing All posts tagged under »asl«

Charlie Swinbourne: 10 things that only happen to deaf people in films (and not in real life)

March 11, 2016

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Deaf characters who appear in films and TV series often give Deaf people mixed feelings. On one hand, it’s exciting to […]

Meriah Nichols: I don’t agree that sign language will die out because of technology

April 10, 2015

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Andrew Solomon wrote a book called “Far From the Tree” that was all the rage a couple of years ago. […]

Watch: How a Deaf meet-up at Starbucks changed a Deaf woman’s life

February 20, 2015

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Exclusive: Rebecca-Anne Withey interviews the director of the ASL version of Let it Go, Jules Dameron

February 10, 2015

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There is no denying that the Disney film Frozen has taken the world by storm. And its iconic song, Let […]

Watch: The song Let it Go from Frozen – signed in American Sign Language!

January 27, 2015

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If your kids are anything like my kids, you’ll be very very excited about showing this to them, thanks to […]

“We are all on our own ultimately, and that is where my work comes from.” Meet Deaf artist and author Louise Stern

October 21, 2014

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You are an artist and an author – how much were you exposed to art and literature in your younger years? My […]

Deaf News: American Deaf woman sues to get sign language interpreter for baby’s birth

September 1, 2014

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Earlier this year, a British Deaf couple made headlines when they complained about the lack of an interpreter during their […]

Watch: The video everyone’s talking about, ‘Happy’ in sign language!

August 29, 2014

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It’s the video that’s gone viral and is being added to more news sites on a daily basis – the […]

Joseph Santini: How Deaf students can avoid isolation when they first start university or college

August 27, 2014

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Gallaudet University is the world’s only liberal arts university for Deaf people. It’s a wonderful place, and definitely more accessible for […]

Andy Palmer: 10 situations when knowing sign language can help any deaf child (BSL)

July 18, 2014

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Many severely or profoundly deaf kids these days wear cochlear implants or hearing aids. Some parents, new to the experience of […]