Event Title

Anyone Who Says Anything is a Gesturer: the Power of Gesture and Implications for Writing Tutors

Presenter Information

Hana Yoo, DePaul University

Location

Grissom Hall, Room 133

Start Date

6-3-2016 10:45 AM

End Date

6-3-2016 11:15 AM

Description

The paper focuses on the universality of gesture. Speakers of all languages—from all cultures and backgrounds—use gesture to communicate. Gestures are a powerful pedagogical tool: they have the potential to bridge gaps in understanding by cutting across linguistic barriers.

 
Mar 6th, 10:45 AM Mar 6th, 11:15 AM

Anyone Who Says Anything is a Gesturer: the Power of Gesture and Implications for Writing Tutors

Grissom Hall, Room 133

The paper focuses on the universality of gesture. Speakers of all languages—from all cultures and backgrounds—use gesture to communicate. Gestures are a powerful pedagogical tool: they have the potential to bridge gaps in understanding by cutting across linguistic barriers.