Deaf Literacy Project

International Institute for Sign Languages and Deaf Studies

It is a three-year £436,000 study called ‘Peer to Peer Deaf Multiliteracies: Research into a sustainable approach to the education of deaf children and young adults in the Global South’ (2017-2020).

This project investigates deaf learners’ use of ‘multiliteracies’, including reading, writing, sign language, technology and multimodal communication, to improve the education of deaf people in developing countries.



Project lead:

Professor Ulrike Zeshan

Further Information:

For further information, please contact Prof Ulrike Zeshan: International Institute for Sign Languages & Deaf Studies Harrington Building HA212 +44 (0)1772 893104

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