My life of language

a memoir
  • 260 Pages
  • 0.64 MB
  • English
Education, Deaf, Biography, Teachers of the
About the Edition

Paul W. Ogden has dedicated his life to educating young deaf and hard of hearing people and raising awareness of what it means to be deaf in a hearing world. He has taught and mentored a generation of teachers, and his classic volume, The Silent Garden, has served as a guide for parents and educators for over thirty years. Now he tells his personal story of challenges faced and lessons learned, revealing that the critical, guiding factors for him have always been language and successful communication.

StatementPaul W. Ogden
LC ClassificationsHV2534.O43 A3 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 260 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26960726M
ISBN 101944838147
ISBN 139781944838140
LC Control Number2017039434

My Life of Language is an honest and down-to-earth memoir from Paul Ogden that relates his adventures growing up in two worlds—deaf and hearing—using two communication modes—oral and signed. His life is shaped by rejections and triumphs, from his humble beginnings to his experiences as a highly successful professional/5(13).

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My Language, Your Language is by Lisa Bullard, the story talks about two girls Romelie, and Camila who becomes friends. Camila teaches Romelie some Spanish, because Camila speaks Spanish with her family. Romelie realizes that at home her family speaks English and Sign Language/5. In My Life of Language, Paul offers eloquent reflections on both the joyful and difficult periods of his life as he navigated relationships, faced discrimination, questioned his faith, and found great happiness in Author: Paul W.

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