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Peters (English, Gallaudet University) connects American Sign Language (ASL) literature to the literary canon with the archetypal notion of carnival as the counterculture of the dominated. She recognizes similar forces at work in the propagation of ASL literature, citing the Deaf community's long tradition of literary nights and festivals such...

Title : Deaf American Literature: From Canival to the Canon
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ISBN : 9781563680946
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 232 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Deaf American Literature: From Canival to the Canon Reviews

  • Nora
    2019-01-11 07:43

    I liked it... learned a lot. Some chapters were better than others; at least I was more interested in them.

  • Missvandort
    2019-01-13 09:51

    Great book to enter the theoretical field of Deaf Literature.