Deaf Awareness Week - ASL Movie Night
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Sponsored By: MId-Hudson Deaf Awareness Group, SUNY New Paltz Dept. of Communication Disorders and the Sociology Concentration in Human Services, and Taconic Resources for Independence, Inc.
Location: Lecture Center 100
Contact: Communication Disorders Department, x3620, firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Site: http://www.newpaltz.edu/ugc/las/deaf_studies/index.html
"Gerald" traces the journey of a young man, Corey, who discovers he has a Deaf autistic grandfather he has never met. Determined to make a connection with his grandfather, Corey uncovers family ties and secrets in a dramatic chain of events that lead to a shocking truth.
The film is being shown for free and is presented in sign language and closed-captioned for the hearing.