2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

SPCE 324 Deaf Community in the Modern World: Current Issues

Considers current events related to the Deaf community. Topics will include demographics of deafness; factors affecting an individual’s choice to affiliate with the Deaf community; current linguistic and cultural oppression; economic, legal, and social implications of deafness; diversity within the Deaf community; deafness in literature, media and the effects of arts and technology’s effect on Deaf culture.