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#deaftravel: Deaf Tourism in Bali (film & FAQ)

#deaftravel: Deaf Tourism in Bali is an ethnographic film that explores the experiences of deaf tourists who visited Bali as solo travelers, in pairs, or in groups, in the summer of 2018. The tourists originated from Europe, the USA, and India. They joined tours guided by two deaf tour guides, Wahyu and Gio, whose quite different […]


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Deaf mobility and immobility: Who travels and where?

Annelies Kusters, Amandine le Maire, Erin Moriarty (11 May 2021) Note: this video was produced for the course “International Connections and International Sign Among Deaf people”, developed by OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University and Gallaudet University. The term “mobility” signals a movement in a physical space which can be on a small scale as simply walking from one […]


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Calibrating deaf cosmopolitanism [without videos]

Note 1: this blog is based on a longer article: “Deaf cosmopolitanism: Calibrating as a moral process – International Journal of Multilingualism” open access here: LINKNote 2: In another version of this same text linked here, a vlog in IS is included and the quotes referred below are included in the form of videos. All videos […]


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Calibrating deaf cosmopolitanism

Erin Moriarty and Annelies Kusters, 28 February 2021 Note 1: this video was produced for the course “International Connections and International Sign Among Deaf people”, developed by OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University and Gallaudet University”.Note 2: this blog is based on a longer article: “Deaf cosmopolitanism: Calibrating as a moral process – International Journal of […]


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Deaf refugees’ languaging (webinar video + PPT)

Webinar video of research presentation on 10th November 2020 by Amandine le Maire (Heriot-Watt University) and Nina Sivunen (University of Jyväskylä) and panel discussion with Ibrahim Al-Kadri and Chris Kubwimana. The webinar was organised in International Sign, interpreted into British Sign language (for panel discussion only) and spoken English, and is subtitled in written English […]


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Deaf migration London (webinar video + PPT)

This is the video from a webinar organised on 18 August 2020, with a presentation by MobileDeaf researchers Steven Emery and Sanchayeeta Iyer, followed by a panel discussion with deaf people who had moved to London from Czech Republic, India, Somalia and Sierra Leone. The webinar was organised in British Sign Language, interpreted into International […]


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WEBINAR: DEAF REFUGEES’ LANGUAGING 🗓

TUESDAY 10TH NOVEMBER 2020 at 3:00 – 5:00 PM (UK time) Research presentation by Amandine le Maire (Heriot-Watt University) and Nina Sivunen (University of Jyväskylä) and panel discussion with deaf refugees : Ibrahim Al-Kadri and Chris Kubwimana. Interactive discussion, Q&A  Language: International Sign with interpretation to spoken English. You need a password to log in […]


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