(Article) The Vagina Monologues Shadow Performances Bring Deaf Women Into The Hard Conversation

A play in Eugene this weekend will feature actors who can not hear. In what they're calling a shadow performance, the company will present The Vagina Monologues.

According to the United Nations, one in three women in the world will experience abuse or rape in her lifetime. Women who are deaf or hard of hearing are 2.9 times more likely to be sexually assaulted than hearing women.

Sharon Meyers thinks these statistics are unacceptable.

As a deaf woman living in Eugene...

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