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Conversation on Audio Description for Dance: Salsa!

December 14, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

People smiling while salsa dancing outside

Join Kerry Thompson and Kim Charlson for a lively virtual conversation about experiences with audio description for dance, with a focus on Salsa!

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Kerry Thompson is the Inclusion & Accessibility Development Manager for the Disability Rights Fund and the Disability Rights Advocacy Fund. She is also a latin dance instructor and the founder and organizer of Silent Rhythms, a nonprofit organization (501c3 ) located in Boston that encourages people to support inclusion of people with disabilities in the arts and dance. She is a member of the DeafBlind community and enjoys the lead role when dancing Salsa!

Kim Charlson is the Executive Director of the Perkins Library at Perkins School for the Blind. She also serves as the American Council of the Blind liaison to the ACVREP committee that is working on certification guidelines for Audio Describers.

Join us for an informative and lively conversation as we talk about Audio Description for Dance through the lens of patrons who are DeafBlind and Blind.


December 14, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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