The new Deaf Poetics: visible poetry

Autor/a: COHN, Jim
Año: 1986
Editorial: Sign Language Studies 52:26 (1986) pp. 3-77
Tipo de código: Copyright
Soporte: Digital


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A new deaf poetics has emerged, characterized by the focus on the centrality of the image in both American Sign Language (ASL) poems and in the international poetry community. A series of performances by ASL poets and other activities linking poets have provided new data to support the universal, i.e., poetic, phase through which language operates.