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Symposium: Landscape, Language and the Sublime

‘Landscape, Language and the Sublime’ is a a symposium and creative gathering that held 29-30 June 2016 in at Dartington Hall & Sharpham House, Devon, England. 186 more words

Anthropology

Access for All: Library Leader Interview with Vanessa Morris

Vanessa Morris is the Assistant Library Director and Braille and Talking Book Librarian at Taylor Community Library. She founded the Library Access Foundation, which supports public libraries in serving people with print impairments. 1,108 more words

Leader Interview

Sound, auditory perception, and listening

In November last year my chapter ‘Walking through the woodlands: Learning to listen with companions who have impaired vision’ was published in  The Auditory Culture Reader… 493 more words

Anthropology

TD Charitable Foundation Grant Helps Blind Teens Prepare for Future

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Lighthouse Receives TD Charitable Foundation Grant to Help Blind Teens

PORT RICHEY, FL – Jan. 674 more words

Fundraising

To Operate Or Not To Operate

On the 2nd December 2015, when Ella went under a general anesthetic, it wasn’t just a case of finding out the extent of her eye sight capabilities. 796 more words

Babies

Ella's Story

Ella was born on the 30th August 2015 at 12:48am weighing 5lbs 10oz, she was just one day earlier than my expected due date.

When Ella was born, the moment I looked into her eyes I was totally and completely in love. 3,732 more words

Babies

You Can Help the Visually Impaired and Blind

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You Can Help the Visually Impaired and Blind
Develop Independent Living Skills

PORT RICHEY, FL – December 21, 2015 – Did you know that according to a national opinion poll released by the American Foundation for the Blind, Americans fear vision loss more than they fear cancer, HIV/AIDS, stroke, heart disease, diabetes and other serious health problems? 440 more words

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