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Song for John Slatin

From: David MacDonald <befree@magma.ca>
Date: Tue, 25 Mar 2008 13:59:37 -0400
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I've posted a song I wrote for John Slatin here. John will be deeply missed.


David MacDonald

access empowers people...
        ...barriers disable them...

-----Original Message-----
From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org] On Behalf
Of Judy Brewer
Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2008 9:56 AM
Subject: Fwd: Sad news regarding John Slatin, highly-regarded Web
accessibility expert and advocate

Dear all...

>Date: Tue, 25 Mar 2008 09:39:32 -0400
>To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
>From: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
>Subject: Sad news regarding John Slatin, highly-regarded Web 
>accessibility expert and advocate
>WAI mourns the passing of John Slatin, who was Co-Chair of the Web 
>Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Working Group in 2005 and 
>2006. Through his persistence, patience, and keen insight, John 
>contributed greatly to the field of accessibility, especially to the 
>development of the WCAG 2.0. He will be fondly remembered and 
>greatly missed by his colleagues at W3C/WAI and in the broader 
>accessibility community.
>For those who want more information, John and his wife Anna have 
>chronicled his experiences on his blog "Leukemia Letters" at 
>http://leukemialetters.blogspot.com/ , and information about 
>services will be posted there.
>- Judy
>Judy Brewer, Director, Web Accessibility Initiative
>Shawn Henry, WAI Outreach Coordinator
>Judy Brewer    +1.617.258.9741    http://www.w3.org/WAI
>Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), World Wide Web Consortium
>MIT/CSAIL Building 32-G526
>32 Vassar Street
>Cambridge, MA,  02139,  USA

Judy Brewer    +1.617.258.9741    http://www.w3.org/WAI
Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), World Wide Web Consortium
MIT/CSAIL Building 32-G526
32 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA,  02139,  USA 
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