My Sense of Silence

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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.

Leonard J. Davis, Author

University of Illinois Press

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SKU: CDHH B-104-2013

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Memoirs of a Childhood with Deafness