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Donna Jo Napoli, Professor (Linguistics)

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Napoli, D.J. 2011. Lights on the Nile. New York: HarperCollins.
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Napoli, D.J., N. Gaw, and M. Mai. 2011. Primary Movement in Sign Languages: A Study of Six Languages. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press.
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Napoli, D.J. 2011. The Crossing. New York: Atheneum.
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Napoli, D.J. 2011. Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes and Monsters. Washington, DC: National Geographic.
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Napoli, D.J. 2010. The Wager. New York: Henry Holt.
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Napoli, D.J. 2009. Alligator Bayou. New York: Wendy Lamb.
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Napoli, D.J., and D. DeLuca. 2009. Handy Stories to Read and Sign. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press.
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Sutton-Spence, R., and D.J. Napoli. 2009. Humour in Sign Languages: The Linguistic Underpinnings. Dublin: Centre for Deaf Studies, Trinity College.
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Napoli, D.J., and E. Furrow. 2009. Ready to Dream. New York: Bloomsbury.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Furrow. 2009. Sly the Sleuth and the Code Mysteries. New York: Dial.
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Napoli, D.J. 2009. The Earth Shook: A Persian Tale. New York: Hyperion.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Tchen. 2008. Corkscrew Counts: A Story about Multiplication. New York: Henry Holt.
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Napoli, D.J. 2008. Mogo, the Third Warthog. New York: Hyperion.
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Napoli, D.J. 2008. The Smile. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J. 2007. Hush: An Irish Princess' Tale. New York: Atheneum.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Furrow. 2007. Sly the Sleuth and the Food Mysteries. New York: Dial.
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Napoli, D.J. 2007. The Wishing Club: A Story about Fractions. New York: Henry Holt.
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Napoli, D.J., and E. Furrow. 2006. Bobby the Bold. New York: Dial.
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Napoli, D.J. 2006. Fire in the Hills. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Furrow. 2006. Sly the Sleuth and the Sports Mysteries. New York: Dial.
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Napoli, D.J. 2006. Ugly. New York: Hyperion.
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Napoli, D.J., and M. Nespor. 2005. L'animale parlante: Introduzione allo studio del linguaggio. Rome: Carocci.
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Napoli, D.J. 2005. Pink Magic. New York: Houghton Mifflin.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Furrow. 2005. Sly the Sleuth and the Pet Mysteries. New York: Dial.
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Napoli, D.J. 2005. The King of Mulberry Street. New York: Random House.
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Napoli, D.J. 2004. Bound. New York: Simon and Schuster.
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Napoli, D.J. 2004. Gracie the Pixie of the Puddle. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J, and S. Johnston. 2004. Hotel Jungle. New York: Mondo.
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Napoli, D.J. 2004. North. New York: Greenwillow Books.
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Napoli, D.J. 2003. Breath. New York: Simon and Schuster.
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Napoli, D.J. 2003. Language Matters: A Guide to Everyday Questions about Language. New York: Oxford University Press.
Napoli, D.J., and V. Lee-Schoenfeld. 2010. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press.
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Napoli, D.J. 2003. The Great God Pan. New York: Random House.
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Napoli, D.J. 2002. Daughter of Venice. New York: Random House.
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Napoli, D.J. 2002. Flamingo Dream. New York: Greenwillow Books.
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Napoli, D.J. 2002. Rocky: The Cat who Barks. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J. 2001. Albert. New York: Harcourt.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Tchen. 2001. How Hungry Are You?. New York: Simon and Schuster.
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Napoli, D.J. 2001. Three Days. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J. 2000. Beast. New York: Simon and Schuster.
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Napoli, D.J. 2000. Shelley Shock. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J. 1999-2001. Angelwings. New York: Simon and Schuster.
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Napoli, D.J. 1999. Crazy Jack. New York: Delacorte.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Tchen. 1999. Spinners. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J. 1998. Changing Tunes. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J. 1998. For the Love of Venice. New York: Delacorte.
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Napoli, D.J. 1998. Sirena. New York: Scholastic.
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Book Chapter

Napoli, D.J., and R. Sutton-Spence. 2010. Sign Language Humor, Human Singularities, and the Origins of Language. In Deaf Around the World: The Impact of Language, edited by G. Mathur and D.J. Napoli, 231-250. New York: Oxford University Press.
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Mathur, G., and D.J. Napoli. 2010. Why Go Around the Deaf World?. In Deaf Around the World: The Impact of Language, edited by G. Mathur and D.J. Napoli, 3-15. New York: Oxford University Press.
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DeLuca, D., and D.J. Napoli. 2008. A Bilingual Approach to Reading. In Signs and Voices: Deaf Culture, Identity, Language, and Arts, edited by K.A. Lindgren, D. DeLuca, and D.J. Napoli, 150-159. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press.
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Napoli, D.J. 2008. So Many First Kisses. In First Kiss (Then Tell): A Collection of True Lip-Locked Moments, edited by C. Busby, 193-201. New York: Bloomsbury.
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Napoli, D.J. 2006. Do Animals Use Language?. In The Five Minute Linguist: Bite-Sized Essays on Language and Languages, edited by R. Rickerson and B. Hilton, 62-66. Oakville, CT: Equinox.
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Napoli, D.J. 2005. Linguistics as a Tool in Teaching Fiction Writing. In Languages in the Schools, edited by K. Denham and A. Lobeck, 209-222. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
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Napoli, D.J. 2004. Poems. In Tongue's Palette: Poetry by Linguists, edited by D.J. Napoli and A. Sunshine. Chicago, IL: Atlantis-Centaur.
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Napoli, D.J. 2003. Twelve . In On Her Way: Stories and Poems about Growing Up Girl, edited by S. Asher. New York: Dutton.
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Napoli, D.J. 2000. On Writing as an Art and as a Need. In Literature for Today's Young Adults, edited by A. Pace Nilsen and K.L. Donelson, 377. New York: Longman.
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Napoli, D.J. 2000. Why I Write. In Eighth Book of Junior Authors and Illustrators , edited by C. Rockman, 392-394. New York: H.W. Wilson.
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Review

Napoli, D.J. 2011. Review of Sign Languages by D. Brentari. Language 87 (4): 890-894.
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Napoli, D.J. 2000. Hurt, Cloaked in Silence. Review of Speak by L. Halse Anderson. Philadelphia Inquirer (January 30): K3.
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Napoli, D.J. 1998. Review of The Romance Languages by R. Posner. Journal of Linguistics 34 (1): 299-305.
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Conference

Napoli, D.J. 2000. Motivation. Presentation at SHINE Benefit, at Metropolitan Pavilion, New York.
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Edited Book

2011. Deaf Around the World: The Impact of Language. G. Mathur and D.J. Napoli, ed. New York: Oxford University Press.
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2008. ACCESS: Multiple Avenues for Deaf People. D. DeLuca, I. Leigh, K.A. Lindgren, and D.J. Napoli, ed. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press.
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2008. Signs and Voices: Deaf Culture, Identity, Language, and Arts. K.A. Lindgren, D. DeLuca, and D.J. Napoli, ed. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press.
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2004. Tongue's Palette: Poetry by Linguists. A. Sunshine and D.J. Napoli, ed. Chicago, IL: Atlantis-Centaur.
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Journal

Napoli, D.J., J. Fisher, and G. Mirus. 2013. Bleached Taboo-Term Predicates in American Sign Language. Lingua 123 (January): 148-167.
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Humphries, T., P. Kushalnagar, G. Mathur, D.J. Napoli, C. Padden, C. Rathmann, and S.R. Smith. 2012. Language Acquisition for Deaf Children: Reducing the Harms of Zero Tolerance to the Use of Alternative Approaches. Harm Reduction Journal 9 (1): 16-24.
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Mirus, G., J. Fisher, and D.J. Napoli. 2012. Taboo Expressions in American Sign Language. Lingua 122 (9): 1004-1020.
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Sutton-Spence, R., and D.J. Napoli. 2010. Anthropomorphism in Sign Languages: A Look at Poetry and Storytelling with a Focus on British Sign Language. Sign Language Studies 10 (4): 442-475.
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Kushalnagar, P., G. Mathur, C.J. Moreland, D.J. Napoli, W. Osterling, C. Padden, and C. Rathmann. 2010. Infants and Children with Hearing Loss Need Early Language Access. Journal of Clinical Ethics 21 (2): 143-154.
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Napoli, D.J., and R. Sutton-Spence. 2010. Limitations on Simultaneity in Sign Language. Language 86 (3): 647-662.
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Napoli, D.J., and J. Hoeksema. 2009. The Grammatical Versatility of Taboo Terms. Studies in Language 33 (3): 612-643.
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Napoli, D.J. 2008. Cochlear Implants. New England Journal of Medicine 358 (14): 1523.
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Hess, S.E., and D.J. Napoli. 2008. Energy and Symmetry in Language and Yoga. Leonardo 41 (4): 333-338.
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Hoeksema, J., and D.J. Napoli. 2008. Just for the Hell of It: A Comparison of Two Taboo-Term Constructions. Journal of Linguistics 44 (2): 347-378.
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Allen, S., D. DeLuca, and D.J. Napoli. 2007. Societal Responsibility and Linguistic Rights: The Case of Deaf Children. Journal of Research in Education 17: 41-53.
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Napoli, D.J., and J. Wu. 2003. Morpheme Structure Constraints on Two-Hand Signs. Sign Language and Linguistics 6 (2): 123-205.
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Napoli, D.J. 2001. What's Math Got to Do with It?. Horn Book Magazine 77 (1): 61-66.
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Fernald, T., and D.J. Napoli. 2000. Exploitation of morphological possibilities in signed languages. Sign Language and Linguistics 3 (1): 3-58.
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Napoli, D.J. 2000. Learning to Write for Children: Experiences, Mistakes, and Rules Learned. Catholic Library World.
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Napoli, D.J. 1999. Essay on the Occasion of Receiving the Sydney Taylor Older Children's Literature Award. Proceedings of the 34th Annual Convention of the Association of Jewish Libraries: 275-277.
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