NAD and DSA have a Task Force on Aging. They developed this survey for deaf and hard of hearing seniors over age 50. They want to learn about challenges and issues deaf seniors face and will share the results in 2020. https://www.nad.org/nad-dsa-2019-survey/.
During a time when Philadelphia theater is vibrant and fast-moving — especially as was the case withHamiltonat the Forrest Theatre, with 20,520 words artfully crammed into 2 hours and 23 minutes, breaking down to a dizzying 144 words per minute — the American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters at the local business Hands UP Productions have their hands full.
Tuesday night, three interpreters and an ASL coach rehearsed from the sidelines at the Academy of Music as that evening’s production ofMean Girlsplayed out onstage.
The former Avenger may be training his successor intheHawkeyeseries from Disney+, but he’s heading out on a mission of his own when Marvel’sHawkeye: Freefallbegins in January 2020.
The new series from writer Matthew Rosenberg and artist Otto Schmidt was announced by Marvel today, alongside other high profile releases coming to comic readers in the new year. While the early details are scarce, fans won’t need much more information than ‘a new Hawkeye solo book’ to get excited. Especially given the talent assembled and plot synopsis for the first issue – and Rosenberg’s confirmation thatClint Barton’s deafness and use of hearing aidswill be a part of the story, having been overlooked by many teams.