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Elusive Elevator

Last week I was supposed to attend a tutorial. Instead I wrote this. Not because I’m a bad student (although that is a separate argument we can have later). 1,329 more words

Chronic Illness

How people without sight use Facebook, Twitter, email and other social media

A big dose of appreciation goes out to the talented and generous, Ms. Christine Ha, who shares step-by-step details of how she lives well with blindness across a number of areas of her life via her YouTube series, “ Blind Life of Christine Ha.” The topic of her forth episode is “ 174 more words

Coping With Vision Loss

Narcos released today with audio description

Today another Netflix original has released with audio description.

The Netflix series is called Narcos, and has audio description from the start.

A few other Netflix originals have released without audio description but Netflix assures us that they will have audio description soon. 71 more words

Audio Description

Can Theatre Be Too Accessible?

It is an undeniably exciting time to be part of the opera/classical music/live theatre community. Technology has enhanced what can be put onstage, further knowledge of how the human mind works as well as changing social norms has enabled new perspectives on old pieces and tempered new pieces, and social media has made the arts more visible than they have ever been. 976 more words

Opera

Picture this!

Happy 25th Anniversary ADA ~

Happy Friday~

Each day counts everyone!

Living Life to the Best of Your Possibility

‘One can judge a nation by the way it treats its most vulnerable’ ~ Aristotle

Victoria Kaloss

Victoria Kaloss

Panel wants government to lead by example in hiring people with disabilities

TORONTO – An advisory panel recommends the Ontario government lead by example when it comes to hiring people with disabilities in the civil service and the broader public sector. 139 more words

News

New Apps help people with vision loss navigate surroundings and access social media

An article posted on CityLab’s website August 27, 2015 offers great information on a number of new technology products for people who are blind. 275 more words

Coping With Vision Loss