Redefining Disability Project #3 — Disability, Media, and Kanye West—The Real Problem
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Redefining Disability Project #3 — Disability, Media, and Kanye West—The Real Problem

Okay, if you haven’t heard about this by now, you probably spent this weekend under a rock. But, in case it’s news to you — Kanye West made an epic blunder in Australia when he stopped the show to wait for two fans with disabilities to stand up.  It’s caused enough of a stir that … Continue reading

The Redefining Disability Project Post #2– On Definitions
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The Redefining Disability Project Post #2– On Definitions

    When I started blogging about disability, I found a lot of misconceptions and conflicting viewpoints about exactly what “disability” means. This post is my way of making sure that readers and participants in this project are on the same page. My definitions, language choices, and opinions on this issue are not universally accepted … Continue reading

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Sunday update: ROW 80 and The Redefining Disability Project — 9/7/14

Last Sunday, I revised my goals. The two posts that I wanted to draft this week are done. I’m rethinking my plan to post an interview with Malimore’s students. I may do it if I get a good reaction to the other interviews or if there are reader questions that might be relevant. I’m going … Continue reading

Redefining Disability Project #1 — Welcome  
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Redefining Disability Project #1 — Welcome  

  Hello, everyone and welcome to the Redefining Disability Project! I’m excited to have you here, and would like to thank my collaborator and fellow Evil Genius, and Natcha Guyot for providing goodies. This project is an ongoing effort to promote awareness and representation for people with disabilities. It began as a 14 post blog … Continue reading

Sunday Update: ROW 80 and Redefining Disability for 8/31/14
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Sunday Update: ROW 80 and Redefining Disability for 8/31/14

  ROW 80 The three-week long headache episode I wrote about last week is over. I’m still having headache days here and there, but not like I was. I’ve simplified my goals for the rest of this round. My goal for the upcoming week is to finish the two posts that are marked in red … Continue reading