Voices of the Rainbow Reading Series: Andriana Alefhi
This is a new event. Originally, Raymond Luczak was scheduled to read at this time, but he had to cancel due to illness. Andriana Alefhi will be speaking in his place.
Andriana Alefhi has been has been fluent in American Sign Language for 20 years and has worked as an interpreter for 11 years. She has written multiple essays and a short memoir partly based on interpreting and deaf culture. She teaches American Sign Language here at LIU. She will provide a brief introduction into Deaf culture and history, explain what it is like working as an ASL Interpreter, and highlight the humorous and serious situations that can arise as a result going between the two worlds.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Humanities Building, 2nd Floor Lounge
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