William Moon's story is a Brighton story albeit a little known one.
It is a story of innovation and achievement, but also one of the demands of progress. In
his lifetime William Moon helped bring the pleasure of reading to blind people all over
Today his tactile alphabet is being re-assesed for use with computer
technology. In putting this story together we discovered other blind innovators at the
forefront of transforming communications for the visually impaired. And, as our sight is
affected by both age and the rigours of space travel, that may mean all of us in one way
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