Uncovering Martha’s Vineyard Sign Language: The Fascinating History of a Unique Sign Language Community


Martha’s Vineyard Sign Language (MVSL) is a unique sign language that was used on the island of Martha’s Vineyard, off the coast of Massachusetts, in the United States. It was developed by a community of deaf individuals who settled on the island in the early 18th century. MVSL was used by both deaf and hearing … Read more