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E-Books, Accessibility, Luddites, and the Techno-Dazzled

“Blind and print-handicapped readers do not have the luxury of deciding whether they will go old-school and deny the digital age.”

Slackjaw,The BuzzingResidue,These Children Who Come at You With Knives, and Other Fairy Tales.

Down By Law,New York PressSlackjaw


GuardianPublishers Weekly

Tropic of CancerTropic of Capricorn—

The Georgia Review,




M. Leona Godin is a writer, actor, artist, and educator who is blind.

She is currently working on Seeing & Not-Seeing: A Personal and

Cultural History of Blindness with Pantheon Books. Godin founded

Aromatica Poetica as a venue for exploring the arts and sciences of

smell and taste, an online magazine not specifically for, but

welcoming to, blind readers and writers. She is proud to be a 2019

Logan Nonfiction Fellow.