Unformatted text preview: women? Timelines should include at least two events. We will share the timelines in class. . 3. In recent year the Miss America pageant has made the social platform a requirement for contestants. As a contestant yourself, what issues would you select as the cause of your choice? What would you imagine are the top causes adopted by recent Miss Deaf America contestants? 4. Heather Whitestone writes, “”anything is possible” in her campaign platform for Miss America in 1995 (page 255 of Women and Deafness ). The National Association for the Deaf criticized her platform and her story of success (overcoming deafness). What do you think of Ms. Whitestone’s attitude and the response of Deaf culture members? *Points based on clarity of writing and inclusion of specific examples....
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- Fall '10
- Hearing impairment, Miss Alabama, Miss Deaf America Pageant