Japanese Sign Language Teaching Conference scheduled for July in Tokyo

The 10th Japanese Sign Language Teaching Conference will take place in the National Olympic Memorial Youth Center at Tokyo on July 3-4.

Program:
July 3, Saturday, 16:00-18:00
Guest speaker: Dr. Rachel E. Stone*
"The change of sign language teaching in the United States"

*http://faculty.rcc.edu/worldlanguages/asl.htm

18:30-20:30
Get-together party

July 4, Sunday
13:00-14:20
Three research reports

14:30-16:30
Guest speaker: Dr. MJ Bienvenu*
"What is Deafhood?"

*Profile in English & ASL:
http://deafstudies.gallaudet.edu/Faculty-Staff/ASL_and_Deaf_Studies/Bienvenu_MJ.html

The official language in the conference will be only JSL.

For the Guest speakers, ASL/JSL interpreting will be provided.

No spoken interpreting.

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