Technology: Subs

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Title

Technology: Subs

Subject

In this video Janie Golightly describes how hiring practices changed with new technologies.

Creator

Zilvinas Paludnevicius

Source

Drs. John S. and Betty J. Schuchman Deaf Documentary Center Collection

Date

2022

Rights

This Item has been made available for educational and research purposes by the Drs. John S. and Betty J. Schuchman Deaf Documentary Center at Gallaudet University. This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You may need to obtain permission for your intended use if your use is otherwise not permitted by the copyright and applicable related rights legislation. For specific information about the copyright and reproduction rights for this Item, please contact the Schuchman Deaf Documentary Center: https://www.gallaudet.edu/drs-john-s-and-betty-j-schuchman-deaf-documentary-center

Language

American Sign Language

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Video Description

A video featuring an ASL interview with Janie Golightly, an older white woman seated in a darkened studio.

Transcription

Janie Golightly: As time went on, technology started to change. They started cutting manpower and things started to change. There was more training for that, and then they froze employment. That meant that there was no need for subs anymore. They asked if the subs wanted to change to sit, meaning they would have a permanent position. Many of us said yes. When you’re younger you’re more carefree, but as we’d gotten older, we cherished our jobs. There was a job guarantee - a job guaranteed. That’s unheard of nowadays. We valued the security of those jobs. They were rare. That’s why Deaf professional printers had a future.

Duration

00:00:43

Citation

Zilvinas Paludnevicius, “Technology: Subs,” DeafPrinters, accessed May 19, 2024, https://deafprinters.com/items/show/144.

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