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Unformatted text preview: ASL Review sheet in conjunction with the film Through Deaf Eyes LIN200 American Deaf Culture and American Sign Language Invented Sign Languages (unnatural) - Manually Coded English - Signing Exact English - International Sign Language (someone asked about this in class) Gallaudet University Protest - Large organized effort for deaf university president American Sign Language (ASL) - The Connecticut Asylum for the Education of Deaf and Dumb Per- sons (later the American School for the Deaf) - Laurent Clerc brought French Sign Language - Much of ASLs vocabulary still based on FSL Residential Schools (deaf boarding schools) how did it affect deaf children and their parents? What were the benefits of this experience for the deaf children (Remember the old couple discussing how they learned life lessons from each other; the deaf schools perpetuated ASL and the cultures values) (Parents would often drop their children off without explanation; some had no language -didnt...
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- Spring '10