Accessibility Policy


This accessibility policy outlines the commitment of Geist to ensure that our content and services are accessible to all individuals, including those with disabilities. We strive to provide equal access and opportunities to individuals with disabilities while maintaining our commitment to publishing high-quality literary content.


This policy applies to all aspects of Geist, including our website, digital content, events, and any other services that we provide.

Compliance with Accessibility Standards

We are committed to complying with applicable accessibility standards and guidelines, including the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1, Level AA. We continuously work towards improving the accessibility of our content and services.

Digital Accessibility

4.1 Website Accessibility: We strive to make our website accessible to everyone. We ensure that our website is designed and developed to be compliant with WCAG 2.1, Level AA standards. This includes providing alternative text for images, using descriptive headings, providing clear and consistent navigation, and maintaining compatibility with assistive technologies.

4.2 Digital Content: We aim to provide accessible digital content, including articles, stories, poems, and any additional written material we publish. We make efforts to ensure that the content is well- structured, using headings, lists, and other appropriate formatting. We aim to maintain compatibility with screen readers and support assistive technologies.

4.3 Multimedia Content: Whenever possible, we provide captions, transcripts, or alternative text for audio and video content, ensuring that individuals with hearing or visual impairments can access and comprehend the content.

Communication and Feedback

We are committed to providing accessible communication channels and welcome feedback on the accessibility of our content and services. Individuals with disabilities who encounter accessibility barriers can contact us.

Training and Awareness

We provide training and promote awareness among our staffand volunteers on the importance of accessibility and their role in ensuring accessible content and services.

Continuous Improvement

We are dedicated to continually improving our accessibility efforts. We regularly review and update our accessibility policies, guidelines, and practices to ensure that we uphold the highest standards of accessibility.

Review and Updates

This accessibility policy will be reviewed periodically to ensure that it remains current and relevant. Updates will be made as necessary to incorporate changes in legal requirements and best practices.

Date of Last Revision: March 02, 2024

By adhering to this accessibility policy, we aim to provide an inclusive experience for all individuals, irrespective of their disabilities, and foster a welcoming environment within the literary community.