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Intercultural Challenges of the Deaf HIV/AIDS Epidemic

Intercultural Challenges of the Deaf HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Guest Post by Leila Monaghan

I grew up in New York and worked in the theatre industry in the 1980s. 807 more words

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Leila Monaghan Researcher Profile

Leila Monaghan (Ph.D., UCLA) teaches linguistic and cultural anthropology at Northern Arizona University.  Her research interests are broad and include the history of Deaf communities, the impact of HIV/AIDS, the narrative construction of disability, and the role of Native women in the Plains Indian Wars. 151 more words

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Tough Life?!

Is your life tough?! Do you complain about every little problem?!
You need to watch this …


Elizabeth S. Parks Researcher Profile

Elizabeth S. Parks (Ph.D., University of Washington) is an assistant professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Minnesota Duluth. She has degrees in Communication (M.A., University of Washington), Deaf Studies: Cultural Studies (M.A., Gallaudet University), Communication Studies (B.A., Creighton University), Sign Language Interpreting (Iowa Western Community College), and a graduate certificate in Values in Society (University of Washington). 157 more words

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