ASL Captioning on ASL News Broadcasts
sutton at SIGNWRITING.ORG
Mon Jul 16 22:56:54 UTC 2007
July 16, 2007
I wish we had the funding to provide ASL captioning for the ASL
A good project to get funding for, for the future...
On Jul 16, 2007, at 3:47 PM, execprod at netsignnews.com wrote:
> News in ASL at NetSignNews.com
> Click the link below to see the debut of a new ASL internet news
> service, NetSignNews.com.
> NetSignNews.com features daily, international and national news
> from the Associated Press, United Press International, Accu-
> Weather, and Deaf News Agencies. The program includes news of
> special interest to the deaf and hard of hearing community, as well
> as sports and weather.
> Deaf news anchors predominate in the weekly line-up. Nick Martin
> and Jessi Rogers are the Tuesday through Friday team, Tommy Bledsoe
> and Kristine White serve on weekends, with Martin and White as the
> Monday anchor team. Newscasts include voiceovers in order to
> include hearing family and friends.
> Subscribers can log in to the complete Daily News Program, running
> 24 hours a day, once they have signed up.
> NetSignNews.com is the brainchild of Kit Patrick Corson, CEO of the
> Deaf Broadcast Network. Corson is a former television Producer,
> having won Emmys for “Newsign-4”, the first ever American Sign
> Language news program offered on San Francisco’s KRON-TV, and the
> television documentary “My Eyes Are My Ears”. He is also the
> inventor of the MCM, the first portable TDD.
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