NFD Journal: June 1987 (Vol. 1, No. 2)

Some of the items featured in the June 1987 issue of ‘NFD Journal’:

  • The Summer Diary of the Christchurch Deaf Sign Singers, covering their activities over Deafness Awareness Week, with many weeks of practice for the Christmas season with eight bookings.
  • Alan Young, Principal of Kelston School for Deaf Children retires with approximately 200 people attending
  • Hawkes Bay has its first interpreter and social worker based at Napier. Sign language classes are also offered at the Hawkes Bay Deaf Club.
  • Stephen Leach writes an article, “How does it feel to be deaf?” touching on his experiences at Gallaudet.
  • ADS advertises its 17 VHS tapes with subtitles to the Deaf community at $5.50 per 24 hour, with a $20.00 bond.
  • Deaf Organisations
  • TV/Media
Reference number:
SignDNA – Deaf National Archive New Zealand, NFDJ1987-1-2-MJN