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Media: Indystar: A town for sign language users
American Sign Language
The Indianapolis Star
Town would be built for sign language
(Original title: As Town for Deaf Takes Shape, Debate on Isolation
By Monica Davey
The New York Times
March 22, 2005
SALEM, S.D. -- Standing in an empty field along a wind-swept highway,
Marvin T. Miller, who is deaf, envisions the town he wants to create here:
a place built around American Sign Language, where teachers in the new
school will sign, the town council will conduct its debates in sign
language and restaurant workers will be required to know how to sign orders.
|Date Posted:||April 04, 2005|