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Robert Kingett

Robert Kingett
Location
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Birthday
December 31
Title
Journalist
Company
Digital Journal
Bio
Robert Kingett is a blind journalist specializing in audio description, adaptive sports, and disability news and is a motivational speaker as well. He’s also a campaigner where his most noted work has been the accessible Netflix project. His essays have been published widely in magazines, blogs, and read on radio stations across the country and abroad. He has been published in several anthologies. He’s the chief writer consultant for Americas Comedy as well as a columnist for Truth Is Cool. His most popular column has been Kingett Reads Fifty Shades of Grey. He holds several editing jobs. He is a strong supporter and advocate for LGBTQ rights and has raised a great deal of funds for HIV and AIDS research. To read more about Robert visit his website at www.robertkingett.com

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To book Robert as a speaker visit his website at http://robertkingett.com/ Follow Robert on twitter at https://twitter.com/theblindwriter Feedback on a motiv...
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Clarizza Fernandez talks about the Accessible Netflix Project, a campaign to make the services on video streaming website Netflix accessible to users who are blind or vision impaired

Today we have just launched our YouTube channel, where we will host videos relating to Netflix accessibility as well as other accessibility matters created entirely by you!

The channel will be user driven and community driven, so everyone will get a chance to have their voices heard. There are two waRead full post »

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After seeing an article on a video game website Sony decides to congratulate me with a gesture that I will never forget! interview on being a blind gaymer. h...
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While the accessible Netflix project is working very hard behind the scenes in regards to our next course of action after sending our letter wishing to dialogue, news outlets have been noticing us and promoting us and even rooting for us, which is beyond epic!

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I have just published a new entry in Kingett Reads. the title is Kingett Reads “Basketball Jones†Chapter 8. The link to the article is below. In chapter eight of Basketball Jones there’s a lot of characters that demand to be discussed. They make me feel so many feelings that thoughts…

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Robert William Kingett is the name behind The Accessible NetFlix Project which is demanding all of its content comes with audio description. Leeanne Coyle spoke to Sonali Rai from RNIB's Media and Culture Team to find out how it's going
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Insight Radio talks Netflix, accessibility, and TalkingFlix:

Due to be released later this year, TalkingFlix is an accessible alternative to netflix, where you can listen to audio described movies and television shows. Allan Russell spoke to Robert Kingett to find out more..

Well, seeing as how I feel like doing some writing instead of stuttering out some long-winded syllables, you guys are going to get an update about me and not another guest blog post! No offense to the people who do guest blog on here but eventually I have to give a…

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I have just published a new entry in Kingett Reads. the title is Kingett Reads Basketball Jones – Chapter 7. The link to the article is below. In chapter seven of Basketball Jones, oh my god! Jade! Oh my god! Jade… she isn’t what she seems…. And this leaves me to…

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MARCH 7, 2014 8:25PM

Guest video game review: Bully

If you’re reading this, I can only assume you’re waiting for my next review. If you are looking for anything other than my next review, you are S.O.L, because that is all you will find here. If you are okay with this fact, then please, do keep reading. If you’re not…

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