Dialogue on Disability

The Inclusion Desk Forum: The Arts

Wed, 01/26/2022 - 2:00pm

Join WXXI Arts and Life editor Jeff Spevak for a Facebook Live discussion with local artists with disabilities.

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American Masters: Becoming Helen Keller

Sun, 01/30/2022 - 6:30pm

American Masters examines one of the 20th century’s human rights pioneers.

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Blind Love: A Holocaust Journey Through Poland with Man’s Best Friend

Sun, 01/30/2022 - 2:00pm

With the help of their loyal guide dogs, six blind Israelis travel on the March of the Living, a program that brings students from all over the world to Auschwitz.

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Touching the Sound: The Improbable Journey of Nobuyuki Tsujii

Sun, 01/30/2022 - 1:00pm

This film traces the artistic development of this remarkable young musician, from an early ability to play piano by ear, to his gold medal triumph in the 2009 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, to his debut at Carnegie Hall.

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Employment Matters

Sat, 01/29/2022 - 5:00pm

A documentary about inclusive hiring for people with intellectual disabilities.

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Signing Black in America

Fri, 02/04/2022 - 8:30pm

This is the first documentary about Black ASL: the unique dialect of American Sign Language (ASL) that developed within historically segregated African American Deaf communities. 

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POV: Neurotypical

Thu, 01/27/2022 - 9:00pm

Explore autism from the point of view of three autistic people: child, teenager and adult. 

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Hearts of Glass

Mon, 04/11/2022 - 12:00am

Learn more about Vertical Harvest, an innovative experiment in growing crops and providing meaningful employment for people with disabilities.

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Positive All the Way

Mon, 01/24/2022 - 10:30pm

Learn the inspiring story of the Paralympic movement’s recent revolution, profiling its extraordinary founder, Sir Philip Craven.

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POV: Not Going Quietly

Mon, 01/24/2022 - 9:00pm

A rising star in progressive politics and new father, Ady Barkan’s life is upended when he is diagnosed with ALS. 

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