SASL Poetry with SLED and WITS University – in McGregor

Participate in South African Sign Language Poetry with some your favourite SASL poets and top South African Sign Language academics!

Sign Language Education and Development (SLED) and the SASL Department of the School of
Literature, Language and Media at the University of the Witwatersrand will be presenting at the McGregor Poetry Festival. (Click here to reach the Poetry Festival website) 

The Saturday programme is open to all:

Event #57 at 12:00 Workshop: Creating South African Sign Language poetry. Presented in South African Sign Language and interpreted into English.
Event #92  at 16:30 Poems for the eye, from the Deaf heart. Presented in South African Sign Language and interpreted into English.

Bookings via Computicket.

The Thursday programme (strictly for fluent first language SASL users only) may already be fully booked – Event #01 / 11:00 – 15:30 / Workshop: Creating South African Sign Language Poetry: Haiku

 

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World “Read Aloud” Day in SASL

Welcome to all our new subscribers.

We know that you are waiting for news about public classes….

Here is something to inspire you in the mean time.  SLED, in partnership with Nalibali, produced this  story for World Read Aloud Day 2017.

You can read the English text by clicking here.   You can also search the Nalibali story site for The Feast in other South African Languages.