M.J. Hayes, award-winning book author and children's playwright, invites you to enjoy a day with Emma.

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Don Runk interviews MJ on WCFC about A Deaf Child’s Silent Concert (2014)

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EHOS (Grant recipient) was performed (2009) in St. Augustine, Limelight Theatre and Jacksonville Cummer Museumin (2012) “Word of Art”.

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What Others Say

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Ed Turner, former chair of the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind says, “Emma, you’re not deaf, I am because I didn’t listen to the sounds you heard.” “I commend MJ’s work and diligence.” – former Chair, Florida for the Deaf and Blind.

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