Deaf geographies, and other worlds.

SL Legislation is not (yet) empowerment

There’s a post today in the Limping ChickenĀ about New Zealand Sign Language. IĀ remember being in NZ in 2006, before the NZSL Act was passed. I actually gave a lecture on … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · 2 Comments

BSL ‘recognition’ – ten years on

(Image, from http://www.grumpyoldeafies.com/2008/03/the_5th_anniversary_of_apathy.html, a post worth reading in its own right) So, yesterday was the tenth anniversary of the recognition of BSL by the UK government, of the provision of … Continue reading

March 19, 2013 · 5 Comments