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GimpGirl Community Sex Tech 2009 Presentation Slides


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GimpGirl Community Sex Tech 2009 Presentation Slides

  1. 1. GimpGirl Community:Supporting the lives of women with disabilities<br />
  2. 2. About GimpGirl Community<br />We come together to share our lives, in a safe space that centers more on the strengths we have as a collective.<br />Has never been centered towards any particular angle of disability.<br />
  3. 3. History of GimpGirl Community<br />Started in 1998 on SerenityMOO<br />Had four email lists to start, serving niche communities<br />Transitioned to LiveJournal in 2003<br />Opened on Second Life, Facebook and Twitter in 2008<br />
  4. 4. Second Life<br />Provides opportunity to network with other disability, women and nonprofit groups<br />Allows easier collaboration within our community<br />Needed adaptations for further accessibility<br />
  5. 5. Sex and Sexuality<br />Mainly addressed through discussion and relating stories, including our partners<br />Members come up with ideas for and help arrange informational projects, like the accessible gynecologists list<br />