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Tuning In to Deaf Community
New TV program to widen civic life for deaf Austinites
"...large segments of the population – including for the deaf and hard-of-hearing...."

Feb. 25, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Tone Deaf
Deaf Austinites say police can't seem to listen to reason
"...Esther Valdez is deaf...."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic, Austin Choirs Seek Community Through Virtual Worship
Music remains an integral part of most religions, so what happens when the choir can't meet?
"...That news did not fall on deaf ears. On Sunday, March 8, churches across Austin hosted..."

July 10, 2020 Music Feature by Nataleah Small

Sound and Fury
" over the cochlear implant, a device that allows deaf persons to gain some, if not all, hearing capabilities...."

Dec. 8, 2000 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Calendar Girl
"...attention it has received from picketing protesters from the deaf community). That detail is the performance of Stephen Tobolowsky..."

Sept. 10, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Do You Trust the Police?
ACCESS News interviews APD chief
"...if you're stopped by the police? What if you're deaf? Those are among the questions posed to Austin Police..."

Oct. 12, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

BOTW: In Search of Quality Communication
Should interpreters for the deaf be licensed?
"...c.) barber; d.) legal or medical interpreter for the deaf...."

April 13, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Food Truck Tuesday: Pepperbox Coffee
Deaf-owned trailer serves up speedy brews for Northwest Austin
"...Austin is one of the country’s top cities for Deaf-owned and operated businesses, and Pepperbox Coffee recently joined the..."

April 11, 2017 Food Post by Thea Newell

ACCESS News Back on the Air
Innovative news program for Austin's deaf community
"...and entertainment program developed to communicate with Austin's sizable deaf and hard-of-hearing community, is set for its second season..."

Sept. 17, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Bawdy, touching and exhilarating fishing family drama takes a different look at deafness
"...Rossi family are defined by something other than congenital deafness...."

Aug. 20, 2021 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

VSA Arts of Texas raises funds to outfit AMC Barton Creek 14 with new technology for its deaf and blind patrons.
"...AMC Barton Creek 14 Cinema. The equipment would allow deaf, hard-of-hearing, and blind patrons increased access to first-run movies..."

Aug. 1, 2003 Screens Feature by Erin Steele

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...• More Services for Deaf Community Officials from Gallaudet University were in town Jan...."

Jan. 14, 2011 News Feature by Michael King

Public Notice
Sign of Love
"...column in this month's Travis County Council for the Deaf's newsletter about a little phenomenon known as the Reciprocity..."

Oct. 18, 1996 Column by Kate X Messer

Sundance Review: CODA
Bawdy-sweet coming-of-age gem is effervescent and original
"...Rossi family are defined by something other than congenital deafness...."

Feb. 4, 2021 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

'ACCESS News' Goes Live
New show reaches Austin's deaf community
"...and entertainment program anchored by Tamara Suiter-Ocuto, who is deaf, premieres Sunday, Sept. 25, at 1pm on KLRU. Dvorah..."

Sept. 23, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Clybourne Park
This company has vibrant success with Bruce Norris' racial drama that shows how far we haven't come in 60 years
" Austin, the relevance of the play to this community is clear. It takes place in two time periods:..."

June 3, 2016 Arts Review by Shanon Weaver

Naked City
"...are being sent to candidates' home communities, although Austin community groups continue to complain that the search process has..."

May 25, 2007 News Feature

Public Notice
What? I'm Not Listening ...
"...dealing with handicapped workers. This poster specifically complained about deaf workers, saying that he believed that (and we are..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Column by Kate X Messer

Letting Go, With 'Peace'
Champion for new plays Suzan Zeder closes her career at UT with a new drama of her own
"...Hicks, particularly for the character of Tuc, who is deaf, Zeder wrote him a play of his own. The..."

Feb. 1, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Zach Theatre's Tribes
Nina Raine's award-winning drama explores the different forms of language and how we understand each other
" a story about what it's like to be deaf in a hearing family, and a dysfunctional one at..."

Feb. 12, 2016 Arts Review by Elizabeth Cobbe

The Best of Enemies
Unlikely alliances grow as conversation finds common ground in this historical true-life drama
"...Henson is Ann Atwater, a middle-aged black activist, community organizer, and all-around force of nature who, as the..."

April 5, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Lars and the Real Girl
This movie's high-concept premise would be easy to dismiss were it not so flawlessly executed.
"...main house. Painfully reticent, Lars shocks his family and community when, out of the blue, he introduces them to..."

Oct. 26, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

What the #$*! Do We Know!?
Quantum physics, intent and possibility, science and fantasy … goofy cult or educational primer?
"...members of the scientific (and, at times, devoutly unscientific) community, which are then intercut with a fictional narrative to..."

Sept. 10, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Other Worlds Austin Hits The Dead Center
Sci-fi and horror film fest adds centerpiece film and more
"...representation. The team is also working with the local deaf community for a special screening of Soul to Keep,..."

Oct. 20, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Violated by City
"...Dear Editor, Re: “Tone Deaf” [News, Dec. 3]: I would like to comment on..."

Dec. 10, 2010 Postmarks

Proud Voices Austin Is Queering Hearing for All of Pride Month
Interactive audio fest amplifies LGBTQIA artists and businesses
"...all manner of innovative means. As always, Austin’s queer community is keeping it cutting edge, with this month’s Proud..."

June 4, 2021 Qmmunity Post by James Scott

Down to the Wire
Election Wrap-up
"...the beaten path; he has reached out to the deaf community on the campaign trail, and he's the only..."

May 2, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Improv Comedy’s Full Spectrum
Treating social anxiety one laugh at a time
"...Special Needs Highlights Equality, Justice & Access for the Deaf Community, Mon., March 6, 3:30pm, Hilton Salon A What..."

March 3, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Quote of the Week
"...A Himalayan Journey; the teacher and member of Austin's deaf community was killed in a hit-and-run while jogging on..."

June 15, 2012 News Column

ACCESS News Trying to Fill Funding Void
Program for deaf and hard-of-hearing may not have third season
"...with one key difference: The host and interviewer is deaf. Austin has a sizable deaf and hard-of-hearing community, due..."

May 17, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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