My Sense of Silence

Memoirs of A Childhood With Deafness
Davis, Lennard J., 1949- (Book - 2000)
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The hearing son of deaf parents offers a candid, bittersweet memoir of growing up with his working class Jewish parents, recalling the happy times and confusion that marked their relationship.

Authors: Davis, Lennard J., 1949-
Statement of Responsibility: Lennard J. Davis
Title: My sense of silence
memoirs of a childhood with deafness
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2000
Characteristics: xi, 158 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: The grain of sounds
Language and the word of my father
The two mothers
Brother's keeper
Honeymoon with mom
College and other awakenings
Subject Headings: Deaf United States Family relationships Case studies Deaf parents United States Biography Children of deaf parents United States Biography Davis, Lennard J., 1949-
Topical Term: Deaf
Deaf parents
Children of deaf parents
LCCN: 99006618
ISBN: 0252025334
Research Call Number: JFD 00-6047
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