Lipreading is Enough

Abstract

“I grew up and used the Total Communication method. I often became tired trying to read everyone's lips. Some people don't understand sign language, and they preferred to use lip reading to reduce the frustration. It is not TRUE.” – Takiyah Harris

Creator

Takiyah Harris
She/Her/Hers

Title

Lipreading is Enough

Date

2015

Medium

Collage with acrylic

Description

Against a blue sky with white clouds, there is a brown-skinned hand with a hole in the middle and a red lip. Four birds are flying around the hand. On the bottom, there is a sand with some rocks on the right corner and left corner.

Rights

The RIT/NTID Dyer Arts Center retained rights from artists or next of kin on August 19, 2020

Citation

Takiyah Harris and She/Her/Hers, “Lipreading is Enough,” RIT/NTID Dyer Arts Center , accessed October 20, 2021, https://dyerartscenter.omeka.net/items/show/225.