Deaf geographies, and other worlds.

What happens if the SL recognition app works – part II

This is in response to Mary Beth Kitzel’s post at http://mbkitzel.wordpress.com/2012/03/14/on-signing-apps-and-interpreters-a-response-to-mike-gullivers-blog-what-happens-if-the-sl-recognition-app-works/ And also extends some thoughts that I’ve had, particularly since Austin Kocher’s¬† presentation on the spaces inhabited by interpreters … Continue reading

March 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

What happens if the SL recognition app works?

There’s been a lot of chat in the Deaf-related press in the last couple of days about the announcement that an app is going to be developed that will allow … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

A euphemism…

An article published in The Rebuttal has caught my eye… for its use of a euphemism… I don’t know if “the Auditory¬†Verbal (AV) approach” is exactly the same as Oralism… … Continue reading

June 3, 2010