Episode 20: I’m Deaf And I Have ‘Perfect’ Speech. Here’s Why It’s Actually A Nightmare.
In Rachel Zemach’s essay, first published in Huffpost, we learn that for a deaf person, being able to speak is not superior to communicating in ASL (American Sign Language). Rachel lost her hearing as a ten-year-old girl and as a result, can speak clearly–unlike many people who are deaf. But this doesn’t give her an […]