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Musicians, Deafness, and Listening

"How on earth can they experience music, they are deaf. We [cover our ears], and we imagine that is what deafness is about. We [cover our eyes], we imagine that is what blindness is about. If we see someone in a wheel chair, we assume they can n...more

diversity   artists   Jun 7, 2010 • Views:6036 • Comments: 1


 
 

As lighting design fellow, Wiegand illuminates silence

"Deaf people are very visual, we use our eyes. I think that contributes to my sensitivity to light. I think that’s why I’ve developed a fascination with light over the years.” — Annie Wiegand, Chautauqua Th...more

diversity   artists   May 9, 2010 • Views:5921 • Comments: 0


 
 

With Access and Accommodation for All

 "In 2007, Ella Merritt was feeling the itch to sing again -- so she began calling choruses. Her first question was not about the audition process or the concert season, but rather 'Do you have accommodation for a wheelchair?'" &quo...more

diversity   artists   May 18, 2010 • Views:5291 • Comments: 0


 
 

AMC Looks at Cultural Identities of Composers

American Music Center's NewMusicBox features many articles on diversity of genre and programming, as well as several articles on how culture influences the identity of composers and vice versa. Below you will find just some of the articles that are r...more

diversity   artists   Aug 8, 2010 • Views:16407 • Comments: 0


 
 
 
 

Disability and Deaf Arts in Ontario

Access Fitz! is a blog with a focus on accessibility for people with disabilities in the arts, with an emphasis on Theatre. This blog also features a number of articles on standard accessibility issues including technology, information access ...more

diversity   technology   artists   advocacy   Sep 4, 2011 • Views:17401 • Comments: 0


 

The Inclusive Nonprofit Boardroom

The Inclusive Nonprofit Boardroom: Leveraging the Transformative Potential of Diversity Patricia Bradshaw, PhD, and Christopher Fredette, PhD The Nonprofit Quarterly May 6, 2011 "While funders and others often seem to be advocating for ...more

diversity   Feb 12, 2012 • Views:5755 • Comments: 0