Mr. Symbol Man

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Mr. Symbol Man

  • 1974 ----- color ----- 49 min ----- 16mm
  • Presents a profile of Charles Bliss, the inventor of Blissymbols. Originally intended as an international language of symbols, it is now used as a picture language for children with speech handicaps. Portrays the success of Blissymbols and how they enable children to break the constraints of being non-verbal and enter the world of social communications.
  • Topics: (Canadian Studies, Linguistics, Speech and Hearing Sciences)