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Veröffentlicht am So, den 10.04.2016

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'El Deafo:' Graphic novel details childhood of deaf author - Aiken Standard

Aiken Standard 'El Deafo:' Graphic novel details childhood of deaf author Aiken Standard “I wanted to show what it felt like to be the only deaf kid in my elementary school. I needed a good visual metaphor, and rabbits, with their big ears and amazing hearing, were perfect for that. Essentially, I felt like the only rabbit whose big ears ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Soziales Kultur Literatur

Veröffentlicht am Mi, den 23.03.2016

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Children's book highlights deaf baseball hero; benefits Deaf Action Center - Shreveport Times

So I enjoyed visiting with author Nancy Churnin about her new book, “The William Hoy Story,” an inspiring and educational tale about an influential Major League Baseball player who was deaf. I immediately bought a copy for my 4-year-old great-nephew. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Sport Literatur Jugend

Veröffentlicht am Fr, den 18.03.2016

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Silent riding: Kids' book recalls 1930s Coney trip with deaf dad - Brooklyn Paper

“On self-examination, what I did know is growing up with two deaf parents in Brooklyn. Of course I have to write about Brooklyn because that's what I knew.” “The Sound of All Things” — Uhlberg's seventh published book — focuses on a typical weekend ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Literatur CODA

Veröffentlicht am Mo, den 24.08.2015

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Sheena McFeely: Deaf Author, Teacher, Mother and More - LA Canyon News

Sheena McFeely is a Deaf advocate, experienced ASL instructor, vlogger and creator of ASL Nook, founder of The Pearls and most recently, acclaimed author. In May of this year, McFeely published the first book in her new children's book series, Shay & Ivy. [...] weiter »

Veröffentlicht am Mo, den 10.08.2015

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Students hear from inspirational deaf author - Toowoomba Chronicle

There was great excitement in the Fairholme Kindy when author James Kerwin visited the school to deliver a live reading of his book, My Friend is Deaf. "We have been working with James as part of the Auslan project for a while now," Fairholme kindy ... [...] weiter »

Veröffentlicht am Do, den 25.06.2015

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Ariz. deaf students win national awards in Battle of the Books competition - Ahwatukee Foothills News

Ahwatukee Foothills News Ariz. deaf students win national awards in Battle of the Books competition Ahwatukee Foothills News Schools for the deaf from across the nation competed in this year's “Gallaudet's Battle of the Books,” with each school sending student teams to represent it in divisions organized by the text complexity levels of the books the students read: buff ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Bildung Literatur Jugend

Veröffentlicht am So, den 30.11.2014

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El Deafo: moving, fresh YA comic-book memoir about growing up deaf - Boing Boing

El Deafo is the story of how she grew up with her deafness, the way it affected her education, family life and social relationships, and the way she found strength and power in the "specialness" of being deaf. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Bildung Literatur Jugend

Veröffentlicht am Fr, den 10.10.2014

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BOOK REVIEW: Deaf, chronically ill and a genius - Washington Times

Mr. Swafford allots substantial space to Beethoven's despair in 1802 at Heiligenstadt, when he wrote his famous testament about having considered suicide in response to his increasing deafness. “For everyone in that era, death was all around, everyone ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Literatur

Veröffentlicht am Do, den 04.09.2014

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Girl inspires Marvel comic featuring deaf hero - WTAE Pittsburgh

Hawkeye landed time on the big screen with Marvel's recent Avengers movies, but some fans may not know the arrow-wielding hero historically experienced severe hearing loss in the comic books. At some point a decision was made to write Hawkeye's ... and more » [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Kultur Literatur

Veröffentlicht am Sa, den 30.08.2014

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Deaf Author Breaks Literary Barriers to Prosper with Mainstream Novel - PR.com (press release)

Daryl Hajek's 'Blood Blossom' twists drama, suspense and dark humor together into a fictional knot that is garnering praise from coast to coast. This novel doesn't just break literary convention, but as a published deaf author, Hajek is also proving ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Literatur

Veröffentlicht am Do, den 20.02.2014

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Deaf book wins praise for Milton Keynes mum - Milton Keynes MKWeb

But now Hameeda is beginning to catch the attention of the deaf world by writing ‘Ali and Aidy Go to the Beach’ – the tale of a little boy and his hearing aid – which has specific sign images above the text to help hard of hearing children read it. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Bildung Literatur

Veröffentlicht am Di, den 08.10.2013

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Growing up hearing in deaf household - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Maxine Childress Brown offers a glimpse into a world most people don’t know. Childress Brown, the former Rochester City Council member, tells the story of her childhood in the new book, On the Beat of Truth: A Hearing Daughter’s Stories of Her Black Deaf Parents (Gallaudet University Press, $29.95). [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Literatur CODA

Veröffentlicht am Di, den 27.08.2013

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'Deafness: From Discovery to Triumph' to be presented by St. Tammany Parish ... - NOLA.com

“Amy and I wrote our story to enlighten professionals, encourage families who have a member with a disability (not just deafness), to inspire/mentor young deaf people, and to educate/entertain readers in general,” said Gernon. "Amy Signs: A Mother, Her Deaf Daughter, and Their Stories" also will be featured at the Louisiana Book Festival on Nov. 2. [...] weiter »

Veröffentlicht am Sa, den 20.07.2013

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RIVERSIDE: Two deaf men open Sphinx Comics store - Press-Enterprise

What makes their venture unusual is that Marts, 49, and Herman, 46, are totally deaf — and less than 1 percent of all businesses in the country are deaf-owned. But they've chosen an exploding industry. Estimated overall comic shop sales in 2013 ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Kultur Literatur Beruf

Veröffentlicht am Do, den 20.06.2013

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Author presents 'Song Without Words: Discovering my Deafness Halfway ... - Boston.com

"Song without Words: Discovering My Deafness Halfway Through Life" tells the astonishing story of a man who, at the age of thirty-four, discovered that he had been deaf since childhood, yet somehow had managed to navigate his way through Andover, Yale, ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Soziales Literatur
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