'In My Shoes' Sandbox

Touching on Sighted-Blind Interaction

Seeing the blind side

The Tommy Edison Experience – Funny Side of Being Blind Teaching the blind to navigate the world using tongue clicks, by Daniel Kish@TEDxGateway 2012 The Gift of Blindness, by Cobhams … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fictively blind – short stories & others

None So Blind, by Joe Haldeman (SF; Locus and Hugo Awards for “Best Short Story of 1995) Cathedral, by Raymond Carver (included in included in Best American Short Stories, 1982) … Continue reading

September 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blind personas

Mark Pilgrim’s Dive into Accessibility AEGIS Personas Daniela@ UbuntuWiki Sarah Windsor Web Accessibility Personas

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tech & people

Aaron Cannon, Blind Web Developer Sina Barham demonstrates Screen Readers Victor Tzaran at TEDxSillicon Valley Victor Tsaran, Introduction to Screen Readers Assistive Ware User Videos Stackoverflow: How can you program … Continue reading

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Heated talk on sigthed – blind interaction

Tiffiny Carlson, ‘10 Correct Ways…‘ & readers’ comments Taking wedding photos of a blind couple

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blind portraits

Gaia Squarci Sam Ivin Gallery, ‘Blind Portraits’  Julia Fullerton-Batten, ‘Blind’  Charlie Simokaitis, ‘Fade to white’

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Awkward moments

How does awkwardness happen? What are the mechanics of embarassment?

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Disability etiquette

What’s to do, when meeting a person with a disability? Blind myths & funny stories, by Stuart Wood Just Ask: How to interact with people with disabilities Etiquette Guidelines: – … Continue reading

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blind humor

Facing Blindness by Seeing the Funny Side, by David Bradford Humor and stories for interpreters: Deafblind folk, by David Bar-Tzur Great things about being blind, by Kim Kilpatrick

September 11, 2013 · Leave a comment