Respect all languages including ASL

On December 27, 2011, in Uncategorized, by admin

Respect all languages including ASL.

 

Deafhood is…

On September 6, 2010, in Uncategorized, by admin

Deafhood is not, however, a ’static’ medical condition like ‘deafness.’ Instead, it represents a process – the struggle by each Deaf child, Deaf family and Deaf adult to explain to themselves and each other their own existence in the world. In sharing their lives with each other as a community, and enacting those explanations rather than writing books about them, Deaf people are engaged in a daily praxis (practice, not theory), a continuing internal and external dialogue.” (Ladd, 2003:3)


Deafhood Is…