Deaf geographies, and other worlds.

As promised – a posting at https://sdds.blogs.ilrt.org/2014/02/26/will-deaf-people-be-deaf-in-heaven/ If I had to be honest, I’d say that from what I’ve read, the 1872 Bishop of Carlisle and I wouldn’t really have seen … Continue reading

February 26, 2014

Deaf-Mute Banquet (Paris) 1836 – Translation started

Having let the blog grow cold at the end of 2012 for a number of reasons… I’ve started overhauling it, and will be posting to it again. The first thing … Continue reading

January 9, 2013

1836, Parisian deaf-mute banquet – French transcription complete

I’ve just finished transcribing the French account of the 3rd deaf-mute, de l’Epée anniversary banquet, held on the 4th December 1836. You’ll find a .pdf of the original text at: … Continue reading

June 27, 2012

Translating ‘sourd-muet’

Those of you reading my initial translations of the banquets will have noticed that there’s a pretty central issue that I avoid. Unfortunately, or fortunately (depending on how you look … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · 3 Comments