About the Book
Do you want to increase your audience for your podcasts, videos, live events? Businesses, media owners, event organizers, educators, employers, those considering careers in captioning and interpreting, and anyone interested in improving communication and information access will find this book useful and enlightening. It dispels common myths about deaf and hard-of-hearing people, describes the author's personal experiences with deafness, and shares some examples of quality captioning for various types of aural information that can be enjoyed by anyone, regardless of hearing abilities.
Svetlana Kouznetsova (Sveta) is a NYC-based user experience and accessibility consultant helping businesses make their products user-friendly. Sveta also provides consultation and training to businesses about quality communication access to audio, video, events. She is a writer and speaker.