20210718 – You’ve gotta have Harp!

~~You Gotta Have Harp: Relax while learning about the harp through presentations and performances. In honor of FIA past president Lynn Hedl. Presenters ♣: Nancy Pendegraph, Huntsville, AL ♣ Jason Castonguay, Manchester, CT Recorded during the 2021 ACB National Convention on July 18~~

20210723 – Wine from 2 perspectives

~~BPI: Wine from Two Perspectives: Winemakers and Wine-drinkers: BPI invited Dr. Hoby Wedler, Petaluma, CA and Gabriel Lopez Kafati, Miami, FL to share their perspectives in a fun and engaging duel of the experts. Let’s hear what winemakers offer, while exploring what wine-drinkers want. Attendees brought a glass of their favorite wine as their questions … Read more

20210722 – Sento Showdown: a live demo of accessible video games

~~ACBS The Sento Showdown Presents: Live Demo of Accessible Video Games: Attendees joined the organizers of The Sento Showdown, a tournament held exclusively for blind and visually impaired players, in their quest to immerse you into the world of accessibility in gaming. They showcased advanced mastery levels of narrated gameplay across a variety of popular … Read more

20210721 – Talking with the ACB guest audio book narrator

~~Visit with ACB’s guest talking book narrator: JP Linton of Duart, formerly Benefit Media Inc. spoke at Wednesday morning’s General Session. This was a wonderful opportunity to hear from and talk with Mr. Linton in a smaller more intimate gathering.  Co-sponsored by: BRL and LUA Recorded during the 2021 ACB National Convention on July 21~~

20210721 – DKM reception

~~DKM Reception: Let’s Get “Together in Harmony” as we celebrated the 25th annual DKM First Timers Reception, attendees came out and connected with the 2021 Class of DKM First Timers and the 2021 Class of ACB/JPMorgan Chase Leadership Fellows. Recorded during the 2021 ACB National Convention on July 21~~

20210721 – Behind the makeup

BPI Behind the Makeup: The Art and History of Drag: This comprehensive conversation about the art of drag performance featured the history, art and stories surrounding this well revered part of the LGBTQ experience. The presentation also featured the world’s first ever audio described drag performance. ~~Recorded during the 2021 ACB National Convention on July … Read more

20210720 – Voices from around the world

~~Voices from Around the World – Ten Voices, Ten Worlds: This is our tenth annual Voices from Around the World celebration, so we decided to pull out all the stops. This year, it was decided to take a deep dive into issues surrounding culture and disability. Some cultures embrace it while others may relegate the … Read more

20210720 – From grape to glass

In this informative, entertaining, and educational discussion, wine expert Hoby Wedler will walk you through some fundamentals of wine making and describe the process from start to finish. You will learn how grapes go from mere buds on a vine to delicious wine in a glass right before you. Recorded during the 2021 ACB National … Read more