Writing Deaf and Blind Characters | Writing the Other Master Class
Partially deaf and partially blind writer and editor Elsa Sjunneson walks students through the process of researching and understanding both conditions for fiction writing. Topics covered:
Blindness - Including causes, adaptive devices, and media examples
Deafness - Including the difference between Deaf/deaf culture, hearing aids and other adaptive devices, and media examples
Ableism and how to avoid it
Language - Including the difference between Identity First and Person First language
The class includes both the video recording of the live seminar plus supplemental resources and reading recommendations. All class materials are online, and a download link will be emailed to you after you complete your purchase.
Accessibility: The video is closed captioned and supplemental materials are PDFs.
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