Deaf Jam Film Screening, Poetry Slam and Gallery Tours – Nov. 6th
Sunday, November 6, 2016
In the documentary film Deaf Jam, director Judy Lieff follows a deaf teen who boldly enters the spoken word poetry slam scene. After the screening, join Lieff for a question and answer session, followed by a live presentation of American Sign Language poetry by Gallaudet University students. (70min.)
Gallery tours in ASL at 3 p.m. Meet in the G Street lobby
Film screening at 4 p.m. McEvoy Auditorium
Poetry slam will begin following film Q&A McEvoy Auditorium
Events are open to deaf and hearing visitors. ASL interpreters will be available. This program is a collaboration with the National Portrait Gallery.
Check out the event on our calendar.
Art Signs: Programs in American Sign Language