Shelly Brisbin

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About this Episode

Shelly is a writer, editor and podcaster who tirelessly advocates for greater accessibility in digital technology. Joining Really Specific Stories, she shares her journalistic and storytelling experience, explains her audio projects, such as Parallel with Relay FM, and illustrates how far we’ve come (and still have to go) in making hardware, software and media accessible.

Podcast case study: Parallel at Relay FM (producer)

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Links and Show Notes

Mindful of Ethics 00:00:00

Go My Own Way 00:07:44

Accessibility in the Mainstream 00:16:36

Parallel and Relay FM 00:35:31

Feedback and Engagement 00:45:24

Aural Inclusivity, Niches and Narratives 00:49:49


Recorded and edited by Martin Feld, using Audio Hijack and Ferrite Recording Studio

Martin’s edit in Ferrite

Original podcast theme music by Alex Canion