"Blindness: A Symposium"

Location: McKenna Hall

The Disability Studies Forum will host a daylong symposium in honor of the bicentenary of the birth of the French inventor Louis Braille.

“Blindness: A Symposium” is free and open to the public and will convene speakers from academic, business and technological backgrounds to discuss cultural and technological aspects of blindness and partial sight. In addition to their presentations and discussions, there will be a technology fair featuring products and services of special interest to blind and partially sighted people.