Signing in Puerto Rican: A Hearing Son and His Deaf Family
Tuesday, June 8, 6:30-8pm
Highbridge Recreation Center – 2301 Amsterdam Ave. (at W. 174th St.)
The only child of deaf Puerto Rican migrants, Dr. Andres Torres grew up in Washington Heights in a large extended family that included several deaf aunts and uncles. In his book he opens a window into the little known culture of deaf Latinos chasing the American dream. Books will be available for signing.