August 28, 2019
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September Book Club: ‘My Hard of Hearing Life’ by Cynthia Dixon

The HearingLikeMe team loves supporting #deaftalent and learning about the different perspectives of people who are living their lives fully, despite their hearing loss. To celebrate our challenges and expand […]
August 7, 2019
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Community Spotlight: Deaf comedian pursues passion with standup

Deaf comedian Tom Willard wants to bridge the gap between hearing and deaf worlds through his standup comedy and joy for making others laugh.
July 23, 2019
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Lauren Ridloff will play first deaf superhero in Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’

Actress Lauren Ridloff, who is best known for her role in the Broadway play “Children of a Lesser God,” will be the first deaf superhero, according to Marvel Studios. Ridloff, […]
June 5, 2019

Deaf gamer Danik Soudakoff talks streaming, signing and never giving up

Deaf gamer Danik Soudakoff isn’t just a fan of video games. He also strives to improve the games he loves by making them more accessible for other gamers with hearing […]
May 29, 2019
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PAD Productions: A company breaking barriers for deaf artists

I recently caught up with deaf actress and co-founder of PAD Productions (Positive About Deafness in arts and media), Lara Steward. We discussed #DeafTalent and her passion for breaking barriers […]
February 1, 2019

Nyle DiMarco makes deaf-friendly version of Ariana Grande video

January 21, 2019
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Jameela Jamil declines a deaf movie role – is change on the horizon?

October 9, 2018
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‘The Listening Project’ shares stories of life with cochlear implants

October 8, 2018
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#deaftalent:”The Walking Dead” casts deaf actress Lauren Ridloff

September 21, 2018

Deaf community speaks out against new film ‘The Silence’

April 10, 2018

New horror film ‘A Quiet Place’ starring deaf actress Millicent Simmonds highlights various aspects of deaf culture

March 5, 2018

‘The Silent Child’ wins Oscar for Live Action Short Film

'The Silent Child' wins an Oscar for Live Action Short Film. The groundbreaking short film written is based on the stories of many deaf children around the world without access to proper language or education.
February 20, 2018

Review: ‘This Close’ sparks important discussions on complexities of deafness

February 1, 2018

TV series ‘This Close’ starring two deaf actors premieres February 14

December 11, 2017
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BBC Documentary: Can deaf people appreciate music?

Deaf people understand and appreciate music? If so, how? That's the topic of the BBC Radio 4 documentary, 'The Art of Living: Listening Without Ears.'
November 7, 2017
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Stranger Things’ Millie Bobby Brown joins list of celebrities opening up about hearing loss

October 21, 2017

New movie ‘Wonderstruck’ shines spotlight on deaf culture

October 10, 2017
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How to decorate hearing aids like Jessica Flores

October 6, 2017
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Deaf model from Starbucks’ commercial: ‘Life waits for no one’

September 18, 2017
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Deaf model’s cochlear implant photoshopped from ad

Model Simone Botha Welgemoed said the advert is missing one prominent and personal feature: her cochlear implant.