The Braille Monitor

        Vol. 45, No. 8                                                                                October 2002

Barbara Pierce, Editor

Published in inkprint, in Braille, and on cassette by

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MARC MAURER, PRESIDENT

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Contents

Vol. 45, No. 8                                                                                           October 2002

           Frontispiece

         Minnesota Agency Director Dismantles Services for the Blind:
         The Federation Strikes Back
             by Joyce Scanlan

          Accessible Web Applications and the Implications
          of Technology in the Years Ahead
             by David Greco

          Advocating for Willie
              by Ed and Toni Eames

          Coming to Terms with Independence
              by Denna Lambert

           Braille Readers Are Leaders Contest Form

           A Conversation with Whozit
              by Mary Ellen Jernigan

           The Escalation of History
            and the Work of the National Federation of the Blind
               by Gary Mackenstadt

              Kenneth Jernigan's Prophetic Vision
               by Ray Kurzweil

               The Challenge of Change:
            Freedom Scientific Responds to Customer Input,
            Unveils New, Leading-Edge Products

                Recipes

                 Monitor  Miniatures

                Complete Braille Monitor October, Vol. 45, Num 8, BM0210.htm (text only)
             

             Complete Braille Monitor October, Vol. 45, Num 8, BM0210.htm (zip file)

             


                   

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