My Sense of Silence
Lennard J. Davis grew up as the hearing child of deaf parents. In this candid, affecting, and often funny memoir, he recalls the joys and confusions of this special world, especially his complex and sometimes difficult relationships with his working-class Jewish immigrant parents. Gracefully slipping through memory, regret, longing, and redemption, My Sense of Silence is an eloquent remembrance of human ties and human failings.
- 2000 the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
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- University of Illinois Press
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- Biographies and Memoirs, Disability-Related, Language Arts, Literature and Fiction, Nonfiction, Social Studies, Sociology,
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