Tag Archives: signed language

Linguistics Department Dissertation Defense – Wanette Reynolds on the development of referent tracking in signed narratives 7/29/16 at 2 PM @College Hall Lyceum

Wanette Reynolds will be defending her dissertation Friday July 29, 2016 at 2pm in the College Hall Lyceum. The first forty minutes of the dissertation defense are open to the Gallaudet community. We invite you to come and learn about her research and support her … Continue reading

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The Gallaudet Linguistics Department response to the AG Bell Association April 2016 statement

April 15, 2016 Meredith Sugar, President Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing To Ms. Sugar: Your April 1, 2016 online statement, “Dispelling myths about deafness,” has already elicited a tidal wave of responses from across … Continue reading

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Brown Bag Talk– Raychelle Harris presents “Let’s Chat: Sociolinguistic Features of ‘Academic ASL’” 3/23 12-1p @SLCC Open Area 3rd floor

Raychelle Harris, Associate Professor of GU Department of ASL and Deaf Studies, will be joining the Gallaudet Linguistics Department to present “Let’s Chat:  Sociolinguistic Features of ‘Academic ASL’” on Wednesday March 23, 2016 at 12 PM in the open space of the … Continue reading

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#WhyISign has exploded on many of our Twitter (or insert-preferred-social-media-site-here) feeds these past few days. The hashtag began with Stacy Abrams, a Deaf woman, who explained that her family, who are hearing, learned sign (ASL) because as her mother said … Continue reading

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Workshop – Ardavan Guity and Risa Shaw present “Deaf-Hearing Professional Interactions and Partnerships” 2/19 10a-12:30p @Georgetown University, Poulton Hall 230

Deaf-Hearing Professional Interactions and Partnerships Workshop Presented by the MA in Language and Communication  – Georgetown University Friday, February 19, 10:00am – 12:30pm Georgetown University – Poulton Hall 230 Abstract: Let’s get together to talk about how to have successful … Continue reading

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Brown Bag – showing of “Ishaare” by Annelies Kusters 10/28 and 11/4, 12-1 @SLCC Open Space, Ling Dept

Please join us in the open space of the department the next two Wednesdays, 10/28 and 11/4 at noon for a special Brown Bag film event. We will be showing a recently released film titled “Ishaare,” directed by Anthropologist Annelies Kusters, and … Continue reading

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Brown Bag by graduate students on depiction and language fluency in ASL 4/24, 12-1 @SLCC Open Space, Ling Dept

Please join us for our next Brown Bag presentation. Sadi Dudley, Megan Kish, and Derek Vore will be sharing some of their initial findings from the work they have been doing with Dr. Thumann on depiction and language fluency in … Continue reading

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