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Graybill, Patrick

Overview
Works: 123 works in 162 publications in 2 languages and 951 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  History  Biography  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Television adaptations  Poetry  Internet videos 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PS615, 811.08
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Most widely held works about Patrick Graybill
 
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An Introduction to the deaf community( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a basic overview of the culture of Deaf people and American sign language in America. Designed to debunk stereotypes, and provide information about national and international organizations of and for Deaf people
Fairy tale classics : from Four for you & High five!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Sign languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five fairy tales are included on each tape with one of the fairy tales told twice. The first is the classic story, while the second is the way the story would have been told if deaf people had created the story. Each fairy tale is told in American Sign Language (ASL) by a master story teller. Voice-over and musical score make the tape accessible to both hearing and deaf children
Poetry in motion : Debbie Rennie by Debbie Rennie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick Graybill creates and develops his poems in ASL. He presents several of his original poems and also a translation of a poem (Not waving, but drowning). He briefly discusses each poem
Four for you : fables and fairy tales( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the spirit of storytelling and storysigning with true brillance
American Sign Language : ABC stories( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in Sign languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several Deaf people tell "sign play" stories, using letters of the manual alphabet in alphabetical order, or number handshapes in numerical order, to tell a story. Each story is presented once at regular speed, once in slow motion, and again at regular speed. An on-screen graphic of the corresponding letter of the alphabet or number is displayed during the slow motion presentation
The World according to Pat : reflections of residential school days by Patrick Graybill( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatised presentation in which Patrick Graybill remembers the joys and values of growing up attending a residential school
Patrick Graybill by Patrick Graybill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Sign languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick Graybill, entertainer, actor, poet, and teacher, presents a live performance in a club-like setting. This one-man show provides an entertaining, powerful, and insightful look at what it means to grow up as a Deaf person
The speckled band by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sign language version of the Sherlock Holmes mystery that allows the viewer to try and solve the case along with Holmes and Watson
Interpreter discourse : English to ASL expansion( )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes printable articles that introduce the concepts of expansion and compression, source language sentences and texts that allow for incorporating expansion or compression features into the target language, model interpretations of source language sentences and texts, and printable transcripts of all spoken English texts. Guidelines for earning CEUs through the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf are included in the cover insert
Live at SMI by Eric Malzkuhn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series that features the nation's finest deaf entertainers. Each show is taped in a cabaret setting created in Sign Media's own studios and captures the wit, creativity, and humor of the truly talented and funny people as they entertain a live deaf audience. Each tape has a voice-over translation (where possible) for accessibility to hearing people
When the mind hears( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Mind hears is a study of the history of deaf people in Europe and America. The narrative traces the beginnings of formal education for deaf students. The story also tells of prejudice and oppression for almost two hundred years as "educators" have sought to abolish Sign Language and deny deaf people the right of self-determination
Deaf culture autobiography( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using American Sign Language, prominent deaf people tell about their lives
Concerning women( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film four women who made significant contributions to the education of the deaf are discussed: Alice Cogswell, Julia Brace, Eliza Boardman Clerc, and Sophia Fowler Gallaudet. Alice Cogswell was the deaf daughter of Mason Cogswell, and the source of the motivation of this pioneer educator; Julia Brace was the first educated deaf-blind person in America; Eliza Boardman, a student at the American Asylum, married Laurent Clerc, in what was the first deaf marriage in America; Sophia Fowler was the fourteen student to enter the school and eventually married Thomas Gallaudet. Their fourth son became president of the National Deaf-Mute College in Washington, D.C
Poetry in motion by Ron Mann( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the dramatic beauty of American Sign Language through poetry
My new family( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film the story of the childhood and education of Laurent Clerc, a pioneer of deaf education, is described. When he was twelve, after being deprived of the opportunity to attend school, he went with his uncle on a week long journey to the National Institute for Deaf-Mutes in Paris. It was here that Laurent Clerc spent the next twenty years and met a young deaf man, Jean Massieu. "I knew that I would learn this new deaf language and that these people, this society of the deaf, would become my new family
A Dangerous incursion( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes attempts to eradicate and eliminate the language and society of the deaf that had been nurtured at the American Asylum in Hartford. Horace Mann and Samuel Gridley Howe, self-proclaimed social reformers, squandered time, effort and money on the surface appearance of oral language rather than on the true bedrock of intellectual development. "Powerful hearing people want to replace our language, to educate us in a foreign tongue, to disperse our gatherings, to ban our marriages."
The Fall of the house of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a sign-language narration of one of the best-known short stories by Edgar Allan Poe. The story of the literal and figurative decline of the Usher family and its once-stately mansion. Is the remaining heir truly mad or does the house really have a life of its own?
The Shepherd and the symbol( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film examines the life and work of Jean Massieu. Describes Massieu's frustrated pleas to his father to be allowed to attend school, the kindness of a stranger that lead to his early education in Bordeau under the abbe Sicard and several dramatic examples of Massieu's decades-long friendship with and loyalty to the abbe Sicard. Jean Massieu was not only a friend and mentor of Laurent Clerc, but he was also "the first deaf teacher ever and a symbol worldwide of what a deaf man could achieve through education."
The Secret( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film concerns the history of the false education of deaf people. Focus is upon oralism, the concept that the only proper route for educating deaf students is oral instruction. A central figure in the oralist controversy is Jacob Rodrigue Pereire. He claimed to have a secret method for teaching deaf children to speak. This episode is "a record of the efforts of hearing people to supplant the language of the deaf with their language, to replace signs with speech."
Denial( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film centers upon the opposed viewpoints concerning signed and oral languages between Alexander Graham Bell and Laurent Clerc. Bell was a firm believer in oralism while Clerc favored a deaf community and sign language. Clerc believed that the overriding purpose of education was personal fulfillment, while for Bell it was integration of deaf persons with the hearing majority
 
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