Joseph Hill gives lecture on emerging trends in Black ASL

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The Department of Linguistics is proud to have co-sponsored Professor Joseph C. Hill's lecture "Emerging Trends in the Study of Black ASL: History, Structure, and People" at the University of Washington on March 13, 2019.  Dr. Hill is an Assistant Professor in the Department of American Sign Language and Interpreting Education at the National Technical Institutes for the Deaf, and gave this talk as part of the UW Graduate School Public Lecture Series.  The lecture was given in American Sign Language, with spoken English interpretation provided.  This event was free and open to the public.  Details and registration can be found on the event webpage.  To request disability accommodation, please contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (voice), 206-543-6452 (TTY), 206-685-7264 (fax), or  The University of Washington makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests.  Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance of the event as possible, preferably at least 10 days.  The deadline to request DeafBlind interpretation is March 1.