Elderly Deaf Philadelphians
 
PhillySigns_ElderlyDeaf_160402_CherylA_CU_1_1807-1822

Date of this Version

4-2-2016

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Philadelphia Signs Project video with participant discussing how signing made her much more social at PSD

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“Yes. I would make modifications [to what I saw signed around me] and I would sign away. [She depicts examples of how she grew to be proficient and it made her a more social person at school]. Oh, I enjoyed it so. Really enjoyed it. I learned a lot. Yes.”

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Philadelphia Signs Project, sociolinguistics, deaf, sign language, American Sign Language, ASL, regional variation

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