Media & Disability Interest Group
2001 Research Papers

Representation and Accessibility: Continuing Challenges for People with Disabilities

"A Right to the News: Accessibility of Newspaper Web Sites to the Visually Impaired" -- Kathleen K. Olson , Lehigh

"Disability as Diversity in Public Relations Textbooks" -- Louella Benson-Garcia, Pepperdine

Leaving It Up to the Industry: People with Disabilities and the Telecommunications Act of 1996" -- Tomoko Kanayama, Ohio

"Primetime Portrayal of Persons with Disabilities: A Study in Representation,                    Stereotype and Impact" -- Dennis J. Ganahl and Mark Arbuckle, Southern Illinois