An Introduction to the Deaf Community, 2
Part two of a documentary about the American Deaf Community, hosted by MJ Bienvenu (with voiceover by Lou Fant). Part two discusses Deaf people's desire for hearing people to respect their language and culture. Provides a number of resources and helps for those seeking to interact with Deaf people and to learn American Sign Language. Discusses the role of interpreters to overcome communication barriers and gives suggestions for working effectively with interpreters. Gives a series of scenarios to illustrate effective communication tactics between Deaf and hearing people.
- Producer: MJ1274