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Disability visibility : first-person stories from the twenty-first century

Alice Wong
Unspeakable conversations / Harriet McBryde Johnson -- Ki'tay D. Davidson : a eulogy / Talila A. Lewis -- If you can't fast, give / Maysoon Zayid -- There's a mathematical equation that proves I'm ugly--or so I learned in my seventh grade art class / Ariel Henley -- The erasure of indigenous people in chronic illness / Jen Deerinwater -- When you are waiting to be healed / June Eric-Udorie -- The isolation of being deaf in prison / Jeremy Woody as told to Christie Thompson -- Common cyborg / Jillian Weise -- I'm tired of chasing a cure / Liz Moore -- We can't go back / Ricard T. Thornton, Sr. -- Radical visibility : a disabled queer clothing reform movement manifesto / Sky Cubacub -- Guide dogs don't lead blind people. We wander as one / Haben Girma -- Taking charge of my story as a cancer patient at the hospital where I work / Diana Cejas -- Canfei to canji : the freedom to be loud / Sandy Ho -- Nurturing black disabled joy / Keah Brown -- Last but not least : embracing asexuality / Keshia Scott -- Parenting with a disability makes me feel like an 'impostor' as a mother / Jessica Slice -- How to make a paper crane from rage / Elsa Sjunneson-Henry -- Selma Blair became a disabled icon overnight. Here's why we need more stories like hers / Zipporah Arielle -- Why my novel is dedicated to my disabled friend Maddy / A.H. Reaume -- The anti-abortion bill you aren't hearing about / Rebecca Cokley -- So. Not. Broken / Alice Sheppard -- How a blind astronomer found a way to hear the stars / Wanda Díaz-Merced -- Incontinence is a public health issue and we need to talk about it / Mari Ramsawakh -- Falling/burning : Hannah Gadsby, Nanette, and being a bipolar creator / Shoshana Kessock -- Six ways of looking at crip time / Ellen Samuels -- Lost causes / Reyma McCoy McDeid -- On NYC's paratransit, fighting for safety, respect, and human dignity / Britney Wilson -- Gaining power through communication access / Lateef McLeod -- The fearless Benjamin Lay : activist, abolitionist, dwarf person / Eugene Grant -- To survive climate catastrophe, look to queer and disabled folks / Patricia Berne -- Disability solidarity : completing the 'vision for black lives / Harriet Tubman Collective -- Time's up for me, too / Karolyn Gehrig -- Still dreaming wild disability justice dreams at the end of the world / Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha -- Love means never having to say ... anything / Jamison Hill -- On the ancestral plane : crip hand me downs and the legacy of our movements / Stacey Milbern -- The beauty of spaces created for and by disabled people / s.e. smith
Print Book, English, 2020
Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York, 2020