Elderly Deaf Philadelphians
 
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Date of this Version

3-7-2016

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Description

Philadelphia Signs Project video with participant discussing the pressure to switch to newer signs

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“Some of [the Deaf people] out there alert me that I must use the newer signs and eliminate [using] the old [ones]. I can’t. I can’t [do that]. I still use my old signs.”

Keywords

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

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