NFD Communicate: Spring/Summer 1999

Some of the items featured in the Spring/Summer 1999 (Vol. 8, No. 5) Issue of ‘NFD Communicate’:

  • Academy Award winning Deaf actress Marlee Matlin is interviewed and featured in this issue of NFD Communicate.
  • Amanda and Judy Everitt talk about being Deaf, Deaf identity and opportunities. 
  • An article on NZSL vs Signed English, the difference between NZSL, BSL, Auslan, ASL, and how to learn NZSL. 
  • The World Federation for the Deaf Congress at Brisbane, Australia is deemed a success, with a total of 2,171 delegates from 90 countries represented. 
  • An extract from Angela Sew Hoy’s keynote paper presented at a Dunedin Conference, “Cracking the Glass Ceiling”
  • Deaf Organisations
  • TV/Media
Reference number:
SignDNA – Deaf National Archive New Zealand, NFDC1999-8-5-MJN