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Deaf Culture Fairy Tales

DATE: Monday, September 18, 2017

TIME: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Leslie Phillips Theater, Fine & Performing Arts Building

ADMISSION: Free

Author Roslyn Rosen, a well-known educator and advocate, will talk about her new book, Deaf Culture Fairy Tales, a collection of Deaf-centric twists on classic fairy tales and fables, as well as LEAD-K (Language Equality and Acquisition for Deaf Kids), a national campaign to get Deaf children ready for kindergarten. 

A discussion and book signing will follow the presentation and books will be available for purchase. 

Roslyn Rosen, Ed.D., was born to a Deaf family in the Bronx. Now retired, Rosen is the former director of the National Center for Deafness at California State University at Northridge and a former faculty member, dean and vice president of Academic Affairs at Gallaudet University. 

A portion of the proceeds from book sales benefits LEAD-K.