I guest edited a special issue of Communication Design Quarterly on “Reimagining Disability and Accessibility in Technical and Professional Communication” (volume 6, issue 4, December 2018). The issue includes an introduction and three articles on a range of cutting edge topics, including lip reading and interface design, subtitling and video accessibility across multiple languages, and cultivating virtuous course designers.
Browse the special issue: CDQ 6.4 (pdf).Continue reading “Published: Special issue on disability and technical communication”
Check out my new article on enhanced captioning, just published in Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedaogogy (23.1, 2018).
Read the full article: “Designing captions: Disruptive experiments with typography, color, icons, and effects.”
Can we open closed captioning up to greater experimentation through the use of color, icons, typography, and basic animations to convey meaning?
Read the full article at DigitalRhetoricCollaborative.org.
Check out Reading Sounds, my new book on closed captioning. The supplemental website at ReadingSounds.net includes over 500 video examples discussed in the book.