Category Archives: Deaf philosophers

Time, Speedviewing, and Deaf Academics

Teresa Blankmeyer Burke writes on the impact of disability on Deaf and disabled academics’ time.
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Defer to the Deaf Person: Sign Language Interpretation and Quality Control

The story about the charlatan “signed language interpreter” at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service raises awareness about a problem that’s received little attention in mainstream media. This is the problem of signed language interpreter quality control. This is a huge issue … Continue reading

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