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Monthly Midweek Midday Movie: The Silent Child

February 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Silent Child (Monthly Midweek Midday Movie with Waisman Center)  Feb 2, 12:00-1:30pm  Registration Take part in celebrating the upcoming Deaf History Month in March by joining us for a viewing of the short film, The Silent Child. Inspired by real-life events, this Oscar-winning short follows Libby, a profoundly deaf child in a hearing family, nearing her first day at school. A social worker arrives to teach Libby sign language and a relationship is developed. Discussion after the film will include Connie Stevens, a local mom who is hearing, and is raising a daughter who is deaf.

Details

Date:
February 2
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Website:
https://www.waisman.wisc.edu/event/midweek-movies-the-silent-child/

Venue

Live Online via Zoom – Register to obtain Zoom code
1500 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705

Organizer

Tim Markle
Phone:
1-800-532-3321
Email:
cyshcn@waisman.wisc.edu
Website:
https://cyshcn.waisman.wisc.edu/