Deaf Conference, Swarthmore College, Feb 29-March1, 2008]

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at
Wed Jan 2 21:19:45 UTC 2008

Swarthmore College is hosting a conference called "Around the Deaf
World in Two Days (It's a Small World): Sign Languages, Social
Issues/Civil Rights, Creativity."

It is free and open to the public.  No registration is required.

ASL and BSL interpreters are provided. CART is provided.

Teachers can earn CEUs and ASL teachers can earn Clock Hours for ASLTA.

Friday evening, Feb 29, 2008, and all day plus evening Saturday, March 1,

Presentations will include sign languages and Deaf communities in
Australia, Brazil, China, England, Germany, Israel, Japan, Kenya,
Nicaragua, Thailand.
And there will even be some brief mentions of America :)

You can read about it at this website:


Donna Jo Napoli
Prof. of Linguistics
Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 328-8422
(610) 328-6558 - home
fax (610) 328-7323
dnapoli1 at

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