Wordcamp Speaker: Nathan SayPosted by judi on Oct 9, 2008 in Speakers, WordCamp Speakers • 4 comments
Radical Inclusion: Blogging to the Masses
With todayʻs medical advances, people with disabilities that were dying at birth in the 1950s and 60s are able to live full and productive lives. One place where many people with disabilities are able to thrive is the Internet community, where people are virtually connected in seconds. They are eager to buy your products and learn about your services.
In making a few simple changes to your blogs, people with disabilities will be able to tap into your world and partake of what you have to offer. Come and learn about Blog and Advertising Accessibility, so you can make it work for you.
About Nathan Say:
Nathan Say is the Program Coordinator for the "My Voice, My Choice Project" at the Center on Disability Studies, University of Hawaiʻi. Nathan is a vibrant, energetic, dynamic young man who has had multiple disabilities since birth. After graduating with a bachelorʻs degree in History from Brigham Young University-Hawaiʻi, Nathan began working at Hawaiʻi Centers for Independent Living as the Director of the Youth Program while taking graduate courses at the University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa. He is currently in the Disability & Diversity Studies certificate program. He is also Vice-Chair of Abled Hawaii Artists, Hawaiiʻs only celebration of the Americans with Disabilities Act, dedicated to celebration of disability pride through the arts.
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