ASL Performance Poetry

Through Bare Hands

ASL Performance Poetry

Terrylene applies the fundmentals of American Sign Language to captivating poetry. Her poetic hands are definitive in form, powerfully commanding space. Her poems tap into one's feelings through rhythmic movement, shifting shapes, compelling themes and cinematic language, like images that move by in the frames of a film. Her face, body and hands invite one to imagine and to be changed.  Ultimately, Terrylene's creations guide one through a mystical journey of the human spirit.