accessibility

Features

Punk's Ethos of Inclusivity Leaves Out One Major Group

How lack of accessibility at punk venues leaves people with disabilities out of the scene.
Taylor Ysteboe
7.27.17
Art

GIF Competition Gives Antique Imagery a Digital Age Update

These animated cultural heritage materials are decidedly un-stuffy.
Masha (Maria) Koblykova
12.3.16
Gaming

When Will Virtual Reality Become Reality?

At the VRLA expo, it was clear that virtual reality hasn't yet lived up to the futurist hype surrounding it, but it still has the power to literally transport us.
Prashast Thapan
9.21.16
Gaming

How Blind Players Made a Text-Only RPG More Accessible

A dedicated community of players banded together to make the game available to the visually impaired.
Ian Williams
9.12.16
Art

Get Schooled on America and Its Artists with NEA Podcasts

With over 250 podcasts to choose from, the NEA produces in-depth conversations with both the country’s most well-known and unchartered artists.
Catherine Chapman
1.22.16
all access

All Access: How Accessibility Limits Dance Music's Inclusiveness

If we're excluding a segment of people from accessing nightclubs how can we say we're 100 percent for inclusion?
THUMP Canada Staff
10.27.15
VICE vs Video games

Meeting Ian Hamilton, One Man Championing Gaming for the Disabled

This isn't just a job – it's a mission to spark lasting cultural change.
Kirk Mckeand
7.27.15
Stuff

How Well Does ‘Daredevil’ Handle Disability Issues?

Like it or not, there is no disabled character on television with as much exposure as Daredevil. We took a closer look at the new Netflix show and how its portrayal of the blind impacts the way people view the disabled.
David Perry
4.21.15
Art

An Art Museum Is Giving Color Vision to the Color Blind

At the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, you can enhance your experience of art with color blindness-correcting glasses.
Becky Chung
4.2.15