Deaf -- Poetry -- Congresses
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Carton 1
Overview A collection of Deaf poetry videotapes, dvds, and digital documents containing lectures, performances, and interviews documenting ASL (American Sign Languagae) poetry. The materials were gathered while conducting research for Heart of The Hydrogen Jukebox, a documentary film by Miriam Lerner about ASL poetry.
Collection — Folder 1
Overview Program from the first National Deaf Poetry Conference, held at the National Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology.
Ruth C. Hoffman collection of "Poetry in the Palm of Your Hand" project digital visual and audio recordings
Overview The collection consists of digital video and audio files of conference presentations, workshops, and performances from "Poetry in the Palm of Your Hand," a year long project designed to promote ASL as a literary language. The events were organized by Ruth C. Hoffman,
Dates: 1979; Majority of material found in 1979 - 1979