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Braille Monitor

Vol. 66, No. 10               November 2023

Gary Wunder, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 66, No. 10                      November 2023

An Apology and Thoughts about What Goes Into an Editorial Note (HTML)
An Apology and Thoughts about What Goes Into an Editorial Note (MP3)
by Gary Wunder

A Roller Coaster of Emotion: The Highs and Lows of Federal Regulations on Website Accessibility (or the Lack Thereof) (HTML)
A Roller Coaster of Emotion: The Highs and Lows of Federal Regulations on Website Accessibility (or the Lack Thereof) (MP3)
by Kyle Walls

Updating and Clarifying the Regulations Implementing the Americans with Disabilities Act (HTML)
Updating and Clarifying the Regulations Implementing the Americans with Disabilities Act (MP3)
by Representative Tony Coelho

What is Blind: Reframing the Narrative (HTML)
What is Blind: Reframing the Narrative (MP3)
by Casey Martin

Words Matter (HTML)
Words Matter (MP3)
by Michael Hingson

Unlocking the Virtual Front Door—Ensuring Accessible Government Technology for People with Disabilities, Older Adults, and Veterans (HTML)
Unlocking the Virtual Front Door´┐ŻEnsuring Accessible Government Technology for People with Disabilities, Older Adults, and Veterans (MP3)

A Blind Soprano's Experience with Stage Combat (HTML)
A Blind Soprano's Experience with Stage Combat (MP3)
by Madie Hendrix

Transformation of Jobs in the AbilityOne Program: Disability Advocacy, Leadership, and the Power of Concentrated Action (HTML)
Transformation of Jobs in the AbilityOne Program: Disability Advocacy, Leadership, and the Power of Concentrated Action (MP3)
by Chai Feldblum

First Convention Experience (HTML)
First Convention Experience (MP3)
by Charles Ny

We Need Your Help (HTML)
We Need Your Help (MP3)

From Imagination to Reality: Celebrate the Power of Braille, Community, and Partnerships (HTML)
From Imagination to Reality: Celebrate the Power of Braille, Community, and Partnerships (MP3)

Progress to Make the Web More Usable and Friendly for the Blind (HTML)
Progress to Make the Web More Usable and Friendly for the Blind (MP3)

Finding Opportunities That Are Helping Me Live the Life I Want (HTML)
Finding Opportunities That Are Helping Me Live the Life I Want (MP3)
by Hillary McFadden

Voices of History: The Pitfall of Speaking for the Dead (HTML)
Voices of History: The Pitfall of Speaking for the Dead (MP3)
by Gary Wunder

Monitor Miniatures (HTML)
Monitor Miniatures (MP3)

Complete Braille Monitor

Complete Braille Monitor (Zipped Word Version)

Complete Braille Monitor (Braille Version) Vol. 1 | Vol. 2

Complete Braille Monitor Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

Complete DAISY Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

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