Re: DVS Videos

Gail B. Fedak (gfedak@a1.mtsu.edu)
Mon, 08 Jun 1998 12:09:26 -0700

PipNY wrote:

> >Persons who are not visually impaired would find these titles very
> >distracting. For example, the "Sound of Music" begins "a young woman with
> >short blonde hair wearing a black dress and gray smock...."
>
> Why would the colors (blonde, black, gray) have meaning for the visually
> impaired?
> -Pip Chodorov

Pip,

Yes, the colors would have meaning for many visually impaired people because
not all of them have been totally without sight since birth nor are completely
without sight ("see" only black).

Sincerely,
Gail B. Fedak
Instructional Media Resources
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
615-898-2740
gfedak@a1.mtsu.edu