In this photo Ronice Muller de Quadros is the interpreter,
to the right. Ronice is a native signer, born from Deaf parents.
She is studying linguistics at PUCRS, interested in the syntatical
aspects of sign language. Her M.Sc. dissertation dealt with "empty
syntactical categories" in Brazilian Sign Language. Her
Ph.D. thesis will further that study.
Antônio Carlos da Rocha Costa
Escola de Informática,
Universidade Católica de Pelotas
R. Félix da Cunha, 412
96010-000 Pelotas, RS, Brasil
fax: (0532) 25-3105