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Sign Languages and the Mind: their History, Science and Power

Event time: 
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
Sheffield-Sterling-Strathcona Hall (SSS), Room 114 See map
1 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

See conference page for information and registration.

Overview: In celebration of the introduction of American Sign Language (ASL)  to Yale’s curriculum, a panel with three researchers will discuss the importance of sign languages in the cognitive development of Deaf children, what they reveal about the human mind, and the history of attitudes toward the Deaf and sign languages.

Admission: 
Free but register in advance
203-432-2450
Event Type: 
Conferences & Workshops