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What do text messaging and a potato peeler have in common?

Elsie Roy explains the answer in this intriguing talk, and further explains why we might be thinking about design from the wrong angle.

"I believe that losing my hearing was one of the greatest gifts I've ever received," says Elise Roy. As a disability rights lawyer and design thinker, she knows that being Deaf gives her a unique way of experiencing and reframing the world — a perspective that could solve some of our largest problems. As she says: "When we design for disability first, you often stumble upon solutions that are better than those when we design for the norm."


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