Tagged sign language


Signing Rights for All

During this week, the International Week of the Deaf, each day of the week has a specific focus under the main theme of “Sign Language Rights for All!” Monday, 23 September – Sign Language Rights for All!Tuesday, 24 September – Sign Language Rights for All ChildrenWednesday, 25 September – Sign Language Rights for Deaf Senior…


Koko, Signing Gorilla, Dies at 46

Koko—the gorilla known for her extraordinary mastery of sign language, and as the primary ambassador for her endangered species—passed away yesterday morning in her sleep at the age of 46. Koko, who was featured in Language Magazine in 2002,  touched the lives of millions as an ambassador for all gorillas and an icon for interspecies…