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Christopher Krentz
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Writing Deafness: The Hearing Line in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

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Taking an original approach to American literature, Christopher Krentz examines nineteenth-century writing from a new angle: that of deafness, which he shows to have surprising importance in identity formation. The rise of deaf education during this period made deaf people much more visible in American society. Krentz demonstrates that deaf and hearing authors used writing ...more
ebook, 280 pages
Published September 1st 2012 by University of North Carolina Press (first published September 3rd 2007)
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Nov 08, 2010 Alex rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I absolutely loved this book! Finally citicism that looks at Deaf literature from both sides of the hearing line!!
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