Analysing Sign Language Poetry

Analysing Sign Language Poetry

Rachel Sutton-Spence


This new examine is an immense contribution to signal language research and to literature as a rule, the advanced grammatical, phonological and morphological platforms of signal language linguistic constitution and their function in signal language poetry and function. Chapters care for repetition and rhyme, symmetry and stability, neologisms, ambiguity, topics, metaphor and allusion, poem and function, and mixing English and signal language poetry. significant poetic performances in either BSL and ASL--with emphasis at the paintings of the deaf poet Dorothy Miles--are analyzed utilizing the instruments supplied within the publication

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