Saturday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 208, JW Marriott
American Sign Language and Deaf Cultural Studies as Academic Disciplines
A special session. Presiding: Deirdre Schlehofer, Rochester Inst. of Tech.
1. “Secondary Students’ Motivation for American Sign Language as a Foreign Language,” Russell Rosen, Coll. of Staten Island, City Univ. of New York
2. “Survey Results and the Motivation of University Students Studying American Sign Language,” Norma Tourangeau, Univ. of Rochester
3. “Inside a Closer Look: Critical Social Inquiry and the Deaf Cultural Studies Program,” James Searls, Rochester Inst. of Tech.
For abstracts, write to Norma.Tourangeau@rochester.edu.