1548 Accessible Comic Books (Nov. 25, 2015)
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Support for Eyes On Success is provided by:
eSight, maker of digital eyewear designed to help improve vision for people with low vision and legal blindness. The technology can be used to read, see faces and explore the world. More information available at:
CrowdViz, an iPhone application that gives blind users the ability to receive visual assistance from a team of sighted individuals by connecting them through a video stream. The app is available on the Apple app Store.
Information on how you can win a free audio comic book and/or enter a contest to have your own comic book published can be found below the contact and other resources that follow.
The Comics Empower web site is:
Comics Empower can also be found on Twitter: @ComicsEmpower
The Blind Panels podcast is available on many podcasting services. Do a Google search or search for it in your own podcatching app or program. You may also find the podcast listed under Comics Empower on some podcasting services.
The web site for New Worlds Comics is:
Drawing for a free comic book and Contest to have your own comic book published
Guy Hasson has offered to send a free comic book to 5 lucky listeners. To enter the drawing send an e-mail to:
Entries must include the following information:
All entries must be received by December 2 at midnight EST.
- E-Mail address to which you'd like to receive notification
- What super power you would like to have
- Why you would like to have that super power or how you might use it
You can also enter a competition to have your own comic book published by entering the Comics Empower Comic Book Writing Competition. Details and rules for entering can be found at:
The deadline for submitting entries is March 6, 2016.