Media Accessibility as a Right, Not an Accommodation: Audio Description as Sound Activism

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Media Accessibility as a Right, Not an Accommodation: Audio Description as Sound Activism
Chair:
Brett
Oppegaard
University of Hawaii at Manoa
1385
MPS Paper: What Does He/She/They Look Like? An Analysis of Gender-Defining Audio Description in Portraits
Brett
Oppegaard
University of Hawaii at Manoa
1377
MPS Paper: More to Hear: Audio Description's Potential Value for Broader Audiences
Katie
Ellis
Curtin University
1387
MPS Paper: Academic Origins of Audio Description: A Historiography of the American School
Sajja
Koirala
University of Hawaii at Manoa
1381
MPS Paper: Audio Description and Audio Subtitling/Captioning: Two complementary but very different accessibility services
Ester
Hedberg
The Swedish National Association for Dyslexia
Anna
Matamala
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Pilar
Orero
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona