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It's on the tip of my finger! - Sign language, deaf culture & the brain

Meet deaf comedian, entertainer and educator CJ Jones (below & above) And film-maker and actor Hilari Scarl (above left). Both from Los Angeles, Hollywood. Linguist and neuroscientist Professor Karen Emmorey from San Diego State University. She heads up a lab...
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...sign language interview with Dr Stephen McCullough

Academics / Psychology : All In The Mind (4 years ago)

Further to the post below and this week's show on the science and artistry of sign language, here's video of an interview I recorded with Dr Stephen McCullough in American Sign Language (ASL) at San Diego State University's Laborato... Read Post

Los Angeles Dodgers found liable in parking-lot beating that left fan with brain damage

Sports : The Early Lead (2 days ago)

A Los Angeles civil jury on Wednesday awarded about $18 million in damages to Bryan Stow, a San Francisco Giants fan who suffered permanent brain damage after a fight with two other fans at a Dodgers Stadium parking lot on Opening D... Read Post

A Deaf Linguist Explores Black American Sign Language

Academics : Percolator (6 months ago)

A classroom at the Southern School for the Colored Deaf and Blind, in Scotlandville, La. The school was established in 1938. (Image courtesy of Joseph Hill, Black ASL Project) Joseph Hill, an assistant professor at the University of... Read Post


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