Image Description: Bright colored typed letters mixed with letters made from tape, stones, twigs, dried orange slices and headphones spell out Accessibility Affirmation Workshop. Brown letters below the mixed letters say: November 5 Online and In Person, Thanks California Humanities! Three angular shapes in bright purples and hot pink sit in the bottom corners.
Access Desires + Affirmations = ACCESSIBILITY
Affirm your access desires! Please join us for a disability centered hybrid two hour virtual and in person, workshop of writing, drawing, chatting, collaging and sharing your accessibility needs around “access intimacies” and ecological intimacies that also support us as ecological beings. We will use whiteboard and collage to make risograph printed access desire affirmation posters! We will open with an accessible movement to ground us and offer a short demonstration on how to use Zoom’s whiteboard. No need to use whiteboard, you can bring your own materials and collage, write, draw and chat along! Or, hang out – no need to produce anything! Everyone is welcome to speak out loud or add your accessibility words and thoughts. We will hold conversations around access intimacies and ecological intimacies to expand, support and ferment accessibility needs, words, and ways into our accessible futures. For in person participants materials are provided and you and your devices are welcome to join in on the Zoom whiteboard too!
* “access intimacies” coined by Mia Mingus
Date: Sunday, November 5th
Time: 11am to 1pm PT
Location: Dogpatch Hub 1278 Minnesota St, San Francisco, CA 94107
At the intersection of Minnesota and 24th Street just across from Minnesota Grove and next to Philz Coffee. The Dogpatch Hub link is HERE.
Public Transportation to Dogpatch Hub: Muni T Line is 3 blocks from Dogpatch Hub. There are some uneven sidewalks and no hills. Muni 15 is a 15 minute roll, walk or wobble to Dogpatch Hub.There are some uneven sidewalks and no hills.
Facilitators: moira williams in person and juliet johnson on line.
Masks are required, ASL with ASL priority seating, no step at entrance, variety of seating, accessible bathroom, light visual descriptions, minimal instrumental music, materials are provided, and Access Doulas. Water, tea, and light snacks provided. Please arrive scent free - thanks!
Any further access needs or questions, please get in touch with moira at email@example.com or click HERE.
ASL provided by PRO BONO ASL
This project was made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Visit www.calhum.org.
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this workshop do not necessarily represent those of California Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.
1278 Minnesota St
San Francisco, CA 94107
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