Marilyn Kater

Raves, Drugs, Fights: A Deaf Daughter Comes Home

The first call came in around 11 pm. A was typing furiously on the TTY. A TTY is a small electronic device with an LED screen and a keyboard that allows deaf people to communicate over a telephone...

Talking Hands, Loving Hearts, Challenging Times

My pregnancy was uneventful and A's birth was a beautiful affair, held in the privacy of our home, surrounded by family and special friends. Being first time parents we didn't really notice...

Talking Hands Demand Deaf Rights

Approximately 75 people gathered outside the Vancouver Art Gallery Friday afternoon to celebrate the first annual International Day of Sign Language Rights. Not your typical group of protesters, the...