Saturday, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 208, JW Marriott
Teaching American Sign Language
Program arranged by the MLA Office of Programs. Presiding: Norma Tourangeau, Univ. of Rochester
1. “Some Considerations for the Uniqueness of American Sign Language,” Sam Supalla, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson
2. “Issues and Trends in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment,” Russell Rosen, Coll. of Staten Island, City Univ. of New York
3. “In What Direction Is Literary Theory of American Sign Language Evolving?” Deirdre Schlehofer, Rochester Inst. of Tech.