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Braille Is for Diners
State agency and students bring braille menus to 38 eateries around Austin, more to follow
"...students at the Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center are providing Braille menus for eateries around the city. Broken up into..."

March 27, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

"...code reads like a ticker tape strip processed in Braille. First-time feature director Veit Helmer of Germany (with a..."

March 1, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Playing Through
Patsy Izaguirre and Amanda Houston may not have won the Texas School for the Blind's Braille Rallye, but they had already achieved something far more important: friendship
"...Texas School for the Blind & Visually Impaired's recent Braille Rallye were those round little three-cylinder Smart Cars you..."

Nov. 21, 2008 Column by Thomas Hackett

Blind Leading the Sighted
Yellow Cab of Austin has become an employment option for people who are visually impaired
" also had to mark the bathroom doors with braille, make sure nothing was protruding into hallways, and install..."

June 9, 2006 News Feature by R.U. Steinberg

The remarkable life of a blind card mechanic
" (for example, he had always refused to learn Braille or use a cane), without fully appreciating others’ perception..."

Nov. 3, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Ex Libris: New York Public Library
An intimate look inside the venerable institution
"...for the blind, a woman teaching someone to read Braille, a talk by Richard Dawkins, children learning math in..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Texans With Disabilities Physically Barred From Policymakers
The inaccessibility at the Capitol is emblematic of the city at large
"...has advanced to provide options for navigating independently – Braille, large print, tactile, and audio options – maps and..."

July 28, 2017 News Feature by Taylor Jackson Buchanan

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...When Louis Braille accidentally blinded himself as a child with an awl,..."

May 26, 2017 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

“Elizabeth Chiles and John Swanger: Lumens & Currents” at grayDUCK Gallery
This exhibition has a softness that’s seductive, but it also speaks to our timeless wonder at the workings of wildness
"...images work more like jeweled charms or vistas in braille than historical landscape paintings. Otherwise, we only receive hints..."

Jan. 6, 2017 Arts Review by Sam Anderson-Ramos

Listen to the Mockingbird!
Before her new book's out, hear Harper Lee's first read aloud
"...who signed up will be reading from his own Braille copy...."

July 13, 2015 Arts Post by Robert Faires

SXSW Music: List No. 5
New crop ups the ante to 1,251 acts so far
"...Braille (New York, N.Y.)..."

Jan. 30, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Letters Like You've Never Seen Before
Northern-Southern Gallery goes graphically abecedarian
"...blind. Park reproduces the entirety of the letter in Braille in the first half of the book's pristine pages...."

June 26, 2014 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

11th Hour Holiday Shopping?
Homegrown art makes a good fit for every stocking
"...artists it works with, from paintings to jewelry to braille cards, ornaments, and cds, and original art. Vortex Yule..."

Dec. 21, 2012 Arts Post by Robert Faires

APD Detective Disputes 'Chronicle' Story
Officer remembers different version of arrest of deaf-blind man
"...incident that started after the couple had requested a braille menu. Arizpe said that he did in fact call..."

Dec. 24, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Wish List
Here's your chance to give back to the areas of our community that need it the most
"...Braille keyboard stickers..."

Dec. 10, 2010 News Feature by Kate X Messer

Tone Deaf
Deaf Austinites say police can't seem to listen to reason
"...dispute with the manager over the lack of a braille menu, the manager knocked Richard down and then called..."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

'Tell me everything, as you remember it.'
A dreamlike exhibition of memory and the continual erosion thereof
"...of a long-ago correspondence, a letter sent partly in braille from a friend overseas, the tactile dots of the..."

Oct. 23, 2009 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

Wine of the Week
Michel Chapoutier's biodynamic wines offer a reasonable introduction to the Rhône
"...names and information about each wine are printed in Braille on every label on every bottle. I'm amazed more..."

Feb. 27, 2009 Food Column by Wes Marshall

"...Over Deadringer-esque beats ("Beautiful Humanity," "The Cure"), Portland, Ore.'s Braille dials up Pharcyde stylings on The IV Edition (Syntax/Koch),..."

April 25, 2008 Music Review by Chase Hoffberger

Rolling Rebellion at Capital Metro
Budget cuts threaten transit services for the disabled
"...picking up one of the few agendas printed in braille. Those who didn't had to borrow one. Despite the..."

April 4, 2008 News Feature by Justin Ward

Welcome to Hazleweird
Lee Hazlewood
"...twank ya m’am, his “Monsoon” slowing Dick Dale to braille, while closer “This Town” creeps down the main street..."

Dec. 14, 2007 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Game Reviews
"...wood on the court; three-dimensional sweat; and even the braille-like bumps on the basketball are just some of the..."

Oct. 19, 2007 Screens Feature by Carson Barker

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
The argument against ties and flip-flops
"...Rondstadt's musical Pirates of Penzance had a libretto in braille available on request...."

July 6, 2007 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

RG4N Wal-Mart Presser Today
RG4N announcement to contrast Wal-Mart's "open house" at Northcross
"...• Rick Culleton, Discount Electronics • Audley Blackburn, the Braille Connection • Father Edward C. Koharchik, C.S.P Event is..."

March 5, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

After a Fashion
Stephen gets all artsy and somehow manages to not even get any on himself. He also encourages men to wear fewer clothes.
"...of Paris, and May showed paintings, prints, and a video/braille installation that was as fascinating as it was creative...."

Aug. 11, 2006 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Top 10 Arts Web Sites
'Chronicle' visual arts writer Benné Rockett names her favorite Web sites of 2005
"...undercurrents of lake beds to the elegant nib of Braille text, nothing ever seems to be lost to this..."

Jan. 6, 2006 Arts Feature by Benné Rockett

A Piece of Work
"...and familiar light, their surfaces pocked in chaotic moonlike braille. But then, why "portraits"? I looked again. Why couldn't..."

May 7, 2004 Arts Feature by Molly Beth Brenner

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...APD Chief Stan Knee -- from supplying officers with Braille business cards to improving reporting under the state's racial-profiling..."

June 6, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Public Notice
The winter holiday season is comin' in like a lion, train, and gangbusters, and don't you think for a minute that your pals at "Public Notice" aren't ready for the onslaught!
"...impaired. Other considerations include audio description, wheelchair accessibility, and Braille programs on request. The Tuesday show will be sign..."

Nov. 17, 2000 Column by Kate X Messer

You Won't Hear That on Commercial Radio
"...and Visually Impaired. Typed in the raised dots of Braille, with a print translation scribbled in the margins, it..."

Nov. 6, 1998 Music Feature by Jay Hardwig

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