Shattering the hearing wall

McDonald, Donna (2008) Shattering the hearing wall. M/C Journal, 11 3: .

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Author McDonald, Donna
Title Shattering the hearing wall
Journal name M/C Journal   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1441-2616
Publication date 2008-07
Sub-type Article (original research)
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Volume 11
Issue 3
Editor Liz Ferrier
Viv Muller
Publisher Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology
Language eng
Subject 169999 Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified
Formatted abstract
Donna Mc Donald’s piece “Shattering the Hearing Wall” reveals that one of her aims in writing a series of memoirs about being a ‘deaf woman’ is to produce something that rises above the “stock symbolic scripts”, challenging their tendency to ascribe a singularity of identity to disabled people.
Keyword Deaf
Deaf memoir
Deafness in fiction
Deaf identity
Hearing loss
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown
Additional Notes Special Issue: "able".

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of Communication and Arts Publications
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Created: Sat, 19 Feb 2011, 16:56:54 EST by Ms Donna McDonald on behalf of School of Communication and Arts