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Deaf Culture

Deaf culture in action

Deaf culture through movies, performing arts, literature, primary source material, etc.

When looking for books and articles in library catalogs and databases try these subjects/ subject headings:

  • American Sign Language literature
  • Deaf authors
  • Deaf, Theater for the
  • National Theatre of the Deaf
  • Deaf -- United States -- Biography
  • Deaf; Storytelling

 

List of movies/television shows with characters who are deaf or hard of hearing:

To watch these titles you can search the UO catalog, (and use UO copy or request through Summit) OR consult your local public library.

 

Prose/poetry by authors who are deaf:

(sample list)

 

 

Books about prose/poetry by authors who are deaf:

(sample list)

 

Deaf characters in fiction: 

To located and read these titles you can search the UO catalog, (and use UO copy or request through Summit) OR consult your local public library.

(sample lists)

 

Organizations/websites:

University of Oregon Libraries
1501 Kincaid Street Eugene, OR
97403-1299
T: (541) 346-3053
F: (541) 346-3485
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