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A Silent Voice – Review

A Silent Voice – Review

By Accessible Japan reader, M. G.

Koe no Katachi, or as it is known in English, A Silent Voice, is a 2016 Japanese anime movie based on..

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Kimono for Wheelchair Users

Kimono for Wheelchair Users

A firm from Aichi Prefecture has created a simple to wear kimono for wheelchair users.

In the past it has been extremely difficult for..

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Shocked but not Surprised

Shocked but not Surprised

Notes from the Obstacle Course
Dr. Michael Peckitt

There are times when, as a disabled person, I have to remind myself to be shocked by..

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On the Virtues of Dependence

On the Virtues of Dependence

Notes from the Obstacle Course
Dr. Michael Peckitt

[T]he virtues that we need, if we are to develop from our animal condition into that..

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Deaf and Solo in Japan

Deaf and Solo in Japan

This guest post, including picture and video, comes to us from Sophie Li.  Sophie is deaf and uses cochlear implants.  You can follow..

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