Paul K Longmore Institute https://lca.sfsu.edu/ en Innovations in Accessible Comics for blind & low vision readers Symposium https://lca.sfsu.edu/event/innovations-accessible-comics-blind-low-vision-readers-symposium <div class="row bs-2col-stacked node node--type-event node--view-mode-rss"> <div class="pl-component col-sm-12 bs-region bs-region--top"> <div class="field field--name-field-sub-component field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type-compound-event-info-card paragraph--view-mode-sfstate-event-info-card-no-overlap-image-right pl-component pl-component--card event-card"> <div class="event-info-overview"> <div class="event-image no-overlap col-sm-7 col-sm-push-5"> <div class="field field--name-field-p-image field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <img loading="lazy" src="/sites/default/files/styles/sf_state_576x320/public/images/web_Blind-Design-Competition-Symposium_564x320.png?h=837bfd6b&amp;itok=EnG8YCoC" width="576" height="320" alt="Flyer: Headline reads &quot;The Program in Visual Impairments, Comic Studies &amp; The Longmore Institute on Disability Present: Innovations in Accessible Comics for Blind &amp; Low Vision Readers.&quot; To the side is the gold seal for SFSU Under is a star with the words &quot;Zoom Event! Friday May 5, 2023, 10am to 1:30pm.&quot;" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="event-info col-sm-5 col-sm-pull-7"> <h1></h1> <div class="event-date"> Friday, May 05, 2023 </div> <div><span class="fa fa-clock-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Event Time</span> 10:00 a.m. - 01:30 p.m. PT</div> <div><span class="fa fa-usd"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Cost</span> Free </div> <div><span class="fa fa-map-marker"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Location</span> Online (Zoom) </div> <div><span class="fa fa-envelope-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Contact Email</span> beitiks@sfsu.edu </div> <div> <div class="btn"> <div class="pl-component pl-component--button"> <a class="btn btn-call-to-action" href="https://sfsu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9WBJki-0TDKNXoP1AsMRNw#/registration">Register</a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-sm-push-2 col-sm-7 bs-region bs-region--right"> <h2 class="field-label-above">Overview</h2> <div class="pl-component pl-component--content-basic" > <div class="field field--name-field-p-formatted-content field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The Program in Visual Impairments, Comic Studies &amp; The Longmore Institute on Disability Present: Innovations in Accessible Comics for blind &amp; low vision readers. A conversation with the prizewinners of the Accessible Comics Collective design competition! The focus of the event will be about reflecting on the process of developing these accessible comics, lessons learned, and opportunities for future innovations. We encourage you to check out the five prizewinners’ projects in advance, so you can experience what they’ve done and share your own thoughts during our event. Here is a</p> <p><a href="https://docs.google.com/document/d/e/2PACX-1vS_Fp17JBDKPnoNdhJNFpZhAMP1Lh8-msHtWdG7nB8ToYnKgal3s10QpPn75Meqofgpdi1XSeNjLT0A/pub">Link to document with background on prizewinners' projects.</a></p> <p>There will be a break from 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. PT. Zoom link will be sent upon registration. AD/ASL/Captioning will be provided.</p> <p><a href="https://docs.google.com/document/d/e/2PACX-1vRitjndqthpqdq29VULRWac094pqVXxG2vuFEu0bn9fTa6fFNJ7eqptVFTap60cpjhL1iatYH8EZB1K/pub">Link to FAQ.</a></p> <p>For more access needs, please reach out to <a href="mailto:beitiks@sfsu.edu">beitiks@sfsu.edu</a>. To learn more about the Accessible Comics Collective and our past conversations visit: <a href="https://spinweaveandcut.com/blind-accessible-comics">https://spinweaveandcut.com/blind-accessible-comics</a></p> <p><a href="https://spinweaveandcut.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Audio-flyer-ComicsV4.mp3">Link to audio flyer.</a></p> <p>Supported by the College of Liberal &amp; Creative Arts.</p> </div> </div> <p>Tags</p> <div class="tags-item"> <ul class="list-inline"> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/paul-k-longmore-institute" hreflang="en">Paul K Longmore Institute</a></li> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/school-liberal-studies" hreflang="en">School of Liberal Studies</a></li> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/talk" hreflang="en">Talk</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> Mon, 01 May 2023 16:28:46 +0000 Christopher Clark 483 at https://lca.sfsu.edu Longmore Institute receives $1 million grant from the Mellon Foundation to support disability studies and scholar-activism https://lca.sfsu.edu/news/longmore-institute-receives-1-million-grant-mellon-foundation-support-disability-studies-and <div class="row bs-1col node node--type-news node--view-mode-rss"> <div class="col-sm-12 bs-region bs-region--main"> <div class="field field--name-node-title field--type-ds field--label-hidden field--item"><h1 class="news-title"> Longmore Institute receives $1 million grant from the Mellon Foundation to support disability studies and scholar-activism </h1> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-sub-component field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="pl-component pl-component--news-headline-topfold news-wrapper"> <div class="news-author">Author: Longmore Institute Staff </div> <div class="news-info"> <div class="news-date"> January 3, 2023 </div> <div class="field field--name-field-p-image field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <img loading="lazy" src="/sites/default/files/styles/sf_state_1440x564/public/images/web_dah-meeting_576x320.jpg?h=9b3f744d&amp;itok=q6U_rAdC" width="1440" height="564" alt="Four disabled people of color gather around a table during a meeting. A Black woman sitting on a couch speaks with a neutral expression while the three others (a South Asian person sitting in a wheelchair and taking notes, a Black non-binary person sitting in a chair with a tablet and cane, and a Black non-binary person standing with a clipboard) listen." class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="pull-right photo-credit">Photo Credit: Photo Credit: Chona Kasinger [chonakasinger.com] for Disabled and Here disability-led stock photo project: affecttheverb.com/disabledandhere </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-component field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><div class="pl-component pl-component--content-basic" > <div class="field field--name-field-p-formatted-content field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability is proud to announce <strong>Emerge</strong>, a three-year initiative that will be made possible thanks to a generous $1 million grant from the Mellon Foundation as part of their new investment in disability studies. This generous support will allow the Longmore Institute to lead a month-long summer workshop for emerging Disability Studies scholar-activists, held three consecutive summers at San Francisco State University with an option for hybrid participation.</p> <p><a href="https://longmoreinstitute.sfsu.edu/news/emerge-project-announcement">Read the full press release.</a></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>Tags</p> <div class="tags-item"> <ul class="list-inline"> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/paul-k-longmore-institute" hreflang="en">Paul K Longmore Institute</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> Tue, 03 Jan 2023 21:27:53 +0000 Christopher Clark 298 at https://lca.sfsu.edu Superfest https://lca.sfsu.edu/superfest-2022 <div class="row bs-2col-stacked node node--type-event node--view-mode-rss"> <div class="pl-component col-sm-12 bs-region bs-region--top"> <div class="field field--name-field-sub-component field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type-compound-event-info-card paragraph--view-mode-sfstate-event-info-card-no-overlap-image-right pl-component pl-component--card event-card"> <div class="event-info-overview"> <div class="event-image no-overlap col-sm-7 col-sm-push-5"> <div class="field field--name-field-p-image field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <img loading="lazy" src="/sites/default/files/styles/sf_state_576x320/public/images/Superfest2022%20Placeholder.png?h=e2d825cf&amp;itok=ieaRiKOc" width="576" height="320" alt="Superfest 2022 Disability Film Festival" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="event-info col-sm-5 col-sm-pull-7"> <h1></h1> <div class="event-date"> Thursday, October 20, 2022 </div> <div><span class="fa fa-clock-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Event Time</span> 12:00 p.m. - 02:00 p.m. PT</div> <div><span class="fa fa-usd"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Cost</span> Sliding Scale </div> <div><span class="fa fa-map-marker"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Location</span> Freight &amp;amp; Salvage - Berkeley, Asian Art Museum - San Francisco, Online </div> <div><span class="fa fa-envelope-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Contact Email</span> beitiks@sfsu.edu </div> <div> <div class="btn"> <div class="pl-component pl-component--button"> <a class="btn btn-call-to-action" href="https://www.superfestfilm.com/">Get Tickets</a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-sm-push-2 col-sm-7 bs-region bs-region--right"> <h2 class="field-label-above">Overview</h2> <div class="pl-component pl-component--content-basic" > <div class="field field--name-field-p-formatted-content field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>This year's Superfest features 20 films selected from a particularly competitive year of 267 submissions. This year's program includes local screenings as well as a streaming option via Eventive, expanded this year to four days to give you all the time you need to binge watch your way through them all!</p> <p>Saturday, October 22 at the Freight &amp; Salvage in Berkeley<br /> Sunday, October 23 at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco</p> <p>Superfest Disability Film Festival is the longest running disability film festival in the world. Since it first debuted in a small Los Angeles showcase in 1970 it has become an eagerly anticipated international event—hosted by Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability at San Francisco State.</p> <p>Sponsored by Paul K. Longmore Institute.</p> <p><a href="https://longmoreinstitute.sfsu.edu/superfest">Visit the Longmore website to learn more</a>.</p> </div> </div> <p>Tags</p> <div class="tags-item"> <ul class="list-inline"> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/paul-k-longmore-institute" hreflang="en">Paul K Longmore Institute</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> Fri, 30 Sep 2022 20:18:47 +0000 Alexis Cabrera 232 at https://lca.sfsu.edu Tiger Talk #2 https://lca.sfsu.edu/tiger-talk-2 <div class="row bs-2col-stacked node node--type-event node--view-mode-rss"> <div class="pl-component col-sm-12 bs-region bs-region--top"> <div class="field field--name-field-sub-component field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type-compound-event-info-card paragraph--view-mode-sfstate-event-info-card-no-overlap-image-right pl-component pl-component--card event-card"> <div class="event-info-overview"> <div class="event-image no-overlap col-sm-7 col-sm-push-5"> <div class="field field--name-field-p-image field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <img loading="lazy" src="/sites/default/files/styles/sf_state_576x320/public/images/event_tiger-talks-2_576x320.png?h=e2d825cf&amp;itok=3t1tQpT8" width="576" height="320" alt="Tiger Talks against a yellow background" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="event-info col-sm-5 col-sm-pull-7"> <h1></h1> <div class="event-date"> Wednesday, October 12, 2022 </div> <div><span class="fa fa-clock-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Event Time</span> 04:00 p.m. - PT</div> <div><span class="fa fa-usd"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Cost</span> Free </div> <div><span class="fa fa-map-marker"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Location</span> Online (Zoom) </div> <div><span class="fa fa-envelope-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Contact Email</span> beitiks@sfsu.edu </div> <div> <div class="btn"> <div class="pl-component pl-component--button"> <a class="btn btn-call-to-action" href="https://sfsu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_cM8WNdKPT7K1gLPuMo51iA">Register</a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-sm-push-2 col-sm-7 bs-region bs-region--right"> <h2 class="field-label-above">Overview</h2> <div class="pl-component pl-component--content-basic" > <div class="field field--name-field-p-formatted-content field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Part of a series of community conversations with writers and creatives to celebrate Alice Wong's new memoir, "Year of the Tiger."</p> <p>ASL/CC provided. Free book giveaway for 20 attendees!</p> <p>Related:<br /> <a href="https://longmoreinstitute.sfsu.edu">Paul K. Longmore Institute</a></p> </div> </div> <p>Tags</p> <div class="tags-item"> <ul class="list-inline"> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/paul-k-longmore-institute" hreflang="en">Paul K Longmore Institute</a></li> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/talk" hreflang="en">Talk</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> Thu, 08 Sep 2022 21:11:43 +0000 Christopher Clark 216 at https://lca.sfsu.edu Tiger Talk #1: The Form of Memory https://lca.sfsu.edu/tiger-talk-1-form-memory <div class="row bs-2col-stacked node node--type-event node--view-mode-rss"> <div class="pl-component col-sm-12 bs-region bs-region--top"> <div class="field field--name-field-sub-component field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type-compound-event-info-card paragraph--view-mode-sfstate-event-info-card-no-overlap-image-right pl-component pl-component--card event-card"> <div class="event-info-overview"> <div class="event-image no-overlap col-sm-7 col-sm-push-5"> <div class="field field--name-field-p-image field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <img loading="lazy" src="/sites/default/files/styles/sf_state_576x320/public/images/web_tiger-talk-1_576x320.png?h=e2d825cf&amp;itok=yPSqL9E_" width="576" height="320" alt="Event title in black type against yellow background" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="event-info col-sm-5 col-sm-pull-7"> <h1></h1> <div class="event-date"> Wednesday, September 07, 2022 </div> <div><span class="fa fa-clock-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Event Time</span> 04:00 p.m. - PT</div> <div><span class="fa fa-usd"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Cost</span> Free </div> <div><span class="fa fa-map-marker"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Location</span> Online (Zoom) </div> <div><span class="fa fa-envelope-o"></span><span class="sr-only sr-only-focusable">Contact Email</span> pklinst@sfsu.edu </div> <div> <div class="btn"> <div class="pl-component pl-component--button"> <a class="btn btn-call-to-action" href="https://sfsu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IDrUIlWpRwe7APJ_WkgHuw">Register</a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-sm-push-2 col-sm-7 bs-region bs-region--right"> <h2 class="field-label-above">Overview</h2> <div class="pl-component pl-component--content-basic" > <div class="field field--name-field-p-formatted-content field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>We're excited to announce a new partnership with Alice Wong / The Disability Visibility Project with additional support from Sandy Ho / The Disability &amp; Intersectionality Summit! This fall we are hosting a series of community conversations with writers and creatives to celebrate Alice Wong’s new memoir, Year of the Tiger. If you've been following Alice's journey lately, then you know why we are more committed than ever to make this series everything Alice dreamed it could be to show her our support!</p> <p>Starting off the series is Tiger Talks #1: The Form of Memory. The event will feature Stephanie Foo, Esmé Weijun Wang, and Jonny Sun as moderator. ASL/CC will be provided, and we will be giving away books to 20 attendees!</p> <p>Related:<br /> <a href="https://disabilityvisibilityproject.com">The Disability Visibility Project</a><br /> <a href="https://www.disabilityintersectionalitysummit.com">The Disability &amp; Intersectionality Summit!</a><br /> <a href="http://longmoreinstitute.sfsu.edu">Paul K Longmore Institute</a></p> </div> </div> <p>Tags</p> <div class="tags-item"> <ul class="list-inline"> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/paul-k-longmore-institute" hreflang="en">Paul K Longmore Institute</a></li> <li > <a href="/tags/tags/talk" hreflang="en">Talk</a></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> Tue, 16 Aug 2022 21:28:03 +0000 Christopher Clark 188 at https://lca.sfsu.edu