Dr Paddy Ladd
Genre: Event with live subtitles
Presented by Ad Infinitum & Watershed
“In order to appreciate why the concept of Deaf Culture is of such crucial importance … it’s necessary to understand the historical processes that have contributed to its present status.” Dr Paddy Ladd.
Join award-winning author and activist Dr Paddy Ladd as he shares his investigation of Deaf Culture, history and sign language, examining why it is still under threat, and crucially, how it can benefit humanity at large. Told through the community's own perspective, Dr Paddy Ladd discusses the concept of Deaf Culture and the contribution it’s made both to academic disciplines, and human lives in general.
Please note: The lecture will be in BSL (British Sign Language) and will be interpreted into English and will have live subtitles provided by Stagetext.
This event will have voiceover by BSL interpreters
Live subtitling by Stagetext