Currents: An E-Journal Technologies of Language and the Embodied History of the Deaf

by Leland McCleary
University of São Paulo 

Currents in Electronic Literacy Spring 2001 (4), <> 


    22.  This major work (in press) produced by Fernando Capovilla and colleagues at the Laboratory of Experimental Cognitive Neuropsycholinguistics, Institute of Psychology, USP, is described at  The digital CD-ROM version of the dictionary will provide for lexical search based on the morphological features (cheremes) of the signs (Duduchi, et al., 2000).  The same search method will be used in a multimedia system designed to permit deaf quadriplegics to communicate in Brazilian Sign Language (Capovilla, personal communication)

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