Academics
Areas of Study

Since the project began in July of 2007, we have done a number of presentations at a variety of conferences. Here you will find the name of the conferences and a representative power point handout for each topic.

  • The History and Structure of Black ASL in the Americacn South
    • University of Venice Ca Foscari, November 2009, Venice, Italy
  • The Hidden Treasure of Black ASL: Its History and Structure

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    • The National Museum of Language, May 2011, College Park, MD
    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, September 2011, Washington, DC
    • Georgia State University, September 29-30, 2011
    • Georgia Perimeter College, September 29-30, 2011
    • Linguistics Department of Gallaudet University, 30th year celebration, October 21, 2011
    • Gallaudet University Homecoming: Alumni of Color, October 22, 2011
    • NWAV 40, Georgetown University, October 28, 2011
    • Teacher’s College Columbia University, New York City, February 3, 2012
    • Benjamin Branch Library, Greensboro NC, February 16, 2012
    • Deaf Studies Today Utah Valley University: Orem, Utah April 12-14, 2012
    • North Carolina RID Conference, Wilmington NC, June 23, 2012
    • North Carolina ASLTA Conference, Whiteville NC, November 2, 2012
    • New Mexico School for the Deaf, Santa Fe New Mexico, January 18, 2013
    • Rochester Institute of Technology/National Technical Institute for Deaf, Rochester NY, February 7, 2013
    • Madonna University, Livonia Michigan, February 22 & 23, 2013
    • Union County College, Cranfield Nee Jersey, February 23, 2013
    • University of Pennsylvania, February 28, 2013
    • Swarthmore College, March 1, 2013
    • Columbia College, Chicago Illinois, April 12, 2013
  • Full Showing of the Black ASL DVD
    • National Alliance of Black Interpreters (NAOBI), April 2011, Gallaudet University, Washington, DC
    • Gallaudet University campus community, December 2010, April 2011, Washington, DC
    • Northeastern University, Boston University, October 2011, Boston MA
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