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  • A wall poem: the deaf way

    A wall poem: the deaf way

    October 14, the world’s first sign language wall poem was revealed in Leiden. This blog started from things I learned that day about the powerful messages communicated through SL poetry and the demand for recognition that you can ‘see’ between the lines.
  • Sail a Boat on Finger Waves

    Sail a Boat on Finger Waves

    When I saw a sign language poem for the first time, I felt gooseflesh rise and prickle my skin. In this blogpost I explore the origin and history of this modern art form.