Check out how Tom Willard, a Deaf comedian, completely wins over his audience. More: https://goo.gl/Y4AV2M
In 2000, Eddie Vedder invited Kim Schaefer up on stage to interpret “Given to Fly”. Their performance has become one of the coolest moments in Pearl Jam’s history. Sadly, Kim passed in March 2015, her loss still felt by the community.
Often hearing people have misconceptions about Deaf people. Bree from Hands4ears shares what she learned now she’s involved in the Deaf community. Bree’s Instagram: @hands4ears Facebook: facebook.com/hands4ears YouTube: https://goo.gl/tXRlSS
This is BY far one of my most FAV songs EVER! Love Kelly and her powerful vocals. Hope you guys like it as much as I do!
How do you transform a song into ASL? Artistic Interpreter Molly Bartholomew explains how.
Language deprivation is a serious issue in the Deaf community. Jessica Sergeant explains the difference that learning ASL made for her.
Should sign language be taught in all schools? Check out Rikki Poynter’s opinion. Rikki Poynter: http://youtube.com/RikkiPoynter
Sign language used by Native American peoples evolved as a way of communicating across language barriers, which proved valuable for trade, story-telling, and ceremonies. This was an interesting time in history when sign language was used alongside spoken languages. This footage is from the Indian Sign Language Council of 1930 (Plains Indian Sign Language –
Mariah Carey’s WE BELONG TOGETHER in sign language. Hope you guys enjoy this throwback! Original interpretation by me.
Trish shares her adventures learning Mexican Sign Language (LSM) since moving from the US to work at a school for deaf children in Mexico. More: teachingtrish.blogspot.com
Alex Jones, Co-Founder and Brand Ambassador of Ai-Media, is giving an interview in Auslan about Ai-Live. Ai-Live is an education access solution that delivers live captioning to the deaf and hearing impaired community.