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The divide between deaf and hearing worlds in the media… 

Growing up Deaf, I was warned by hearing friends that "most deaf people have a chip on their shoulder; they don't like hearing people." As I delved further into the Deaf world, I saw another side to this argument. One that said "Hearing people will never understand us. Deaf people are always excluded." It's an… Continue reading The divide between deaf and hearing worlds in the media… 

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Accessibility at Fierce Festival 2017

I am pleased to see that more and more arts organisations seem to be considering accessibility in their programming. Online, there is even a forum called East meets West for arts organisations from the East and West Midlands to share resources and discuss ideas. And lately, one of the hot topics is " how can we… Continue reading Accessibility at Fierce Festival 2017