New Horizons program 331

This week on program 331 of New Horizons, Robyn Gaile and Stephen Jolley speak with Maryanne Diamond, recipient of the 2013 Blind Citizens Australia David Blyth Award.

The direct link to listen is Listen to Program 331 and to download is
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New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout
Australia.

New Horizons can also be heard over the Internet from the Blind Citizens Australia web site at www.bca.org.au

on ACB Radio World at http://www.acbradio.org and
on the Global Voice at http://theglobalvoice.info.

New Horizons is produced at the studios of Vision Australia Radio in Melbourne. Blind Citizens Australia thanks Vision Australia for their technical Support and for the use of their resources. You can visit Vision Australia on the web at
http://www.visionaustralia.org

Thanks also go to Audio-Read for providing the web space for online storage of the older New Horizons files. Audio-Read are
developers of a secure digital multicast system and patented portable Audio Navigator for the delivery and playback of digital audio
content. You can visit Audio-Read on the web at
http://www.audio-read.com.au

New Horizons program 330

This week on program 330 of New Horizons, is an excerpt from the “Access to the Arts” session at the Blind Citizens Australia National Convention 2013. The session was chaired by Emma Bennison.

The direct link to listen is Listen to Program 330 and to download is Download Program 330

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout
Australia. Broadcast times and stations are at
http://bca.org.au/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=70&Itemid=54

2014 Round Table Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominations are invited for the 2014 Round Table Lifetime Achievement Award.

The closing date for nominations for the 2014 award has been extended until 10 February 2014.

Please Note: Late nominations will not be able to be considered.

Further information and the nomination form are available on the Round Table Web site: http://printdisability.org/lifetime-achievement-award/

Should you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kind Regards,
Tammy Axelsen
Round Table Administration Officer
PO Box 229
Lindisfarne TAS 7015
Phone: 0417 101 418 / 03 6265 1519
email: admin
web address: http://www.printdisability.org/
(currently re-directs to http://www.e-bility.com/roundtable/)

New Horizons Program 329

This week on program 329 of New Horizons, is an excerpt from the “Advocacy: How to Walk the Walk and Talk the Talk” session at the Blind Citizens Australia National Convention 2013. The session was chaired by Joana d’Orey Novo and Dan Stubbs.

The direct link to listen is Listen to Program 329 and to download is

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Walking the Tightrope

Jan Smark Nilsson, known to many through her work in the area of visual impairment in the 80’s and 90’s has written a book about her time as English language broadcaster in Saigon, South Vietnam in 1961/2.

The title of the book is Walking the Tightrope.

Those who are interested can find more information at

http://users.tpg.com.au/~jbsn/documents/wtt.html