LIN12 Sign Language and Deaf Culture


This group proposes to bring together researchers in the area of sign language, deaf studies, law and linguistics.

Active since: 2020

  • Syracuse University
  • Cornell University

Collaborative Goals

The group aims to provide a means for exchanging ideas and to enable interdisciplinary discussion through the hosting of conference and workshops bringing together scholars in the Central New York Corridor.

Group Organizers

Brenda Schertz

Senior Lecturer in Linguistics

Molly Diesing

Professor of Linguistics

Michael Schwartz

Associate Professor of Law

M. Emma Ticio

Associate Professor of Spanish

Corrine Occhino

Assistant Professor Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics