Browsing All posts tagged under »deaf culture«

Kate Rowley: Note to my doctor. I’m ‘alright’ and my son’s ‘alright’

April 9, 2016


At weekends, we publish some of our most popular blogs. Tell us your favourites by emailing I have just […]

Kimberly Brown: 12 tips to help hearing people communicate with deaf people

April 2, 2016


At weekends, we post some of the most popular blogs from our archive. Tell us your favourites by email: […]

Lee Robertson: Food for thought (BSL)

January 20, 2015


You know what? I’ve had enough of the world we live in. I want to go on a journey, far […]

Emily Howlett: Never mind going deaf, I’m scared of going hearing

November 11, 2014


Once upon a time, many moons ago, a relatively young and still relatively pleasant version of me stood in the […]

Charlie Swinbourne: Don’t believe the Deaf community exists? Watch Grayson Perry discover our world on C4 tonight

November 5, 2014


Ever since I was a child, I’ve met people who seem incredulous at the idea that there might be a […]

Emily Howlett: Are cochlear implants child abuse, a ‘quick fix’ or a threat to Deaf identity?

September 12, 2014


As anyone who reads my Deaf Mum column will have noticed, cochlear implants have been quite a hot topic of […]

Edinburgh Fringe Review: “Humour can bring Deaf culture into the mainstream.” Charlie Swinbourne reviews ‘Speech Sucks: The Future Signs’

August 22, 2014


The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas at the Edinburgh Fringe is a strand which gives university lecturers the chance to debate […]

Exclusive: The 3 candidates for BDA Chair answer our questions in their BSL videos

July 30, 2014


Recently, we posted an article telling our readers in brief about the three candidates for BDA Chair – Agnes Dyab, Terry Riley and […]

Ted Evans: Come along to Shuffle Festival on Sunday and watch Together, a forgotten classic about two Deaf men

July 29, 2014


Naturally I’m always interested when deaf people are portrayed in films, I personally seek them out for my development project […]

800 Deaf campers enjoy this year’s Sign Circle festival!

July 28, 2014


800 Deaf campers are today making their way home after enjoying this year’s Sign Circle camping festival, which was held […]