HAyden Kristal - tech
Certified sign language interpreter required. There are no specific requests regarding the interpreter other than that they be certified in the manner acceptable to that area. There are not PowerPoint or materials to share ahead of time, but ARTIST will meet with the interpreter a half hour before the event to go over specific signs.
For all programs – lavalier microphone
For “Lessons On Ability” – projector, computer/laptop
HAYDEN Kristal - Intro
Hayden Kristal (They/them/theirs) is a Deaf, bisexual, Jewish, queer activist and stand-up comedian. Living their life at the intersection of multiple marginalized identities led them to a career as a professional speaker exploring the intersections of disability, gender, sexuality, particularly within the spheres of activism and social justice. They have brought their funny, engaging, and interactive workshops and speeches to dozens of conferences and schools all across North America. In 2016, they delivered their first TEDxTalk, and was the recipient of a Catalyst Award from the University of Missouri, for their dedication to creating change for and within the LGBTQ community.