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Founder, He's On Wheels
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produced by CandidCareer.com (Maryland (U.S.): CandidCareer.com, 2018), 3 mins
Justin is a motivational speaker and the founder of He's On Wheels, his personal advocacy website.
produced by CandidCareer.com (Maryland (U.S.): CandidCareer.com, 2018), 3 mins
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Barriers and Belongings: Personal Narratives of Disability
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edited by Alison Quaggin Harkin, fl. 2017, Michelle Jarman, fl. 2007 and Leila Monaghan, fl. 2010 (Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2017, originally published 2017), 297 page(s)
What is the direct impact that disability studies has on the lives of disabled people today? The editors and contributors to the essential anthology, Barriers and Belonging, provide thirty-seven personal narratives that explore what it means to live with disability and why the field of disability studies matters....
edited by Alison Quaggin Harkin, fl. 2017, Michelle Jarman, fl. 2007 and Leila Monaghan, fl. 2010 (Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2017, originally published 2017), 297 page(s)
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POV, Season 30, Episode 11, Swim Team
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directed by Lara Stolman, fl. 1992; produced by Ann Collins, fl. 2017, Shanna Belott, fl. 2010 and Lara Stolman, fl. 1992, Woodland Park Productions, in POV, Season 30, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 41 mins
What would you do if your community gave up on your child? In New Jersey, the parents of a boy on the autism spectrum take matters into their own hands. They form a competitive swim team, recruiting diverse teens on the spectrum and training them with high expectations and zero pity. Swim Team chronicles the extra...
directed by Lara Stolman, fl. 1992; produced by Ann Collins, fl. 2017, Shanna Belott, fl. 2010 and Lara Stolman, fl. 1992, Woodland Park Productions, in POV, Season 30, Episode 11 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 41 mins
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Warum Lacht Herr W.?
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directed by Jana Papenbrook, fl. 2017; produced by Jana Papenbrook, fl. 2017 and Frank Papenbrook, fl. 2017 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2017), 1 hour 15 mins
Jana Papenbroock with Horst Wässle, Michael Gerdsmann, Bernhard Krebs WHY IS MR W. LAUGHING? is a portrait of three members of a community of artists with different disabilities. Rather than making a film about inclusion, the film itself was produced inclusively. In an open collaborative journey through the picto...
directed by Jana Papenbrook, fl. 2017; produced by Jana Papenbrook, fl. 2017 and Frank Papenbrook, fl. 2017 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2017), 1 hour 15 mins
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Magnificent Burden
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directed by Rob Nelson, 1964-; produced by Taylor Stein, 1970-, Karin Hayes, fl. 2002, Rob Nelson, 1964- and P. G. Morgan, fl. 2004, Steal Your Face Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2016), 1 hour 27 mins
Taylor Stein was a jet-setting party girl who became one of the most popular figures in the ‘90s New York social scene. Taylor could get anything — and anyone — she wanted. All that changes when she discovers, in the process of adopting her son Ren, that his birth is part of an international baby trafficking...
directed by Rob Nelson, 1964-; produced by Taylor Stein, 1970-, Karin Hayes, fl. 2002, Rob Nelson, 1964- and P. G. Morgan, fl. 2004, Steal Your Face Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2016), 1 hour 27 mins
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No Limits
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directed by John Zaritsky; produced by Bill Spahic, fl. 2016 and Anne Pick, Real to Reel Productions (London, England: Sideways Film, 2016), 1 hour 19 mins
Shot over 25 years, No Limits is a ‘7 Up’ inspired long form narrative documentary that follows the lives of our disabled protagonists – Thalidomide victims – over the course of decades, and reveals how changes in societies attitudes to disability have affected them. It is also a scathing investigation int...
directed by John Zaritsky; produced by Bill Spahic, fl. 2016 and Anne Pick, Real to Reel Productions (London, England: Sideways Film, 2016), 1 hour 19 mins
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Off the Rails
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directed by Adam Irving, fl. 2008-2017; produced by Glen Zipper, 1974- and Adam Irving, fl. 2008-2017, Gemini Pictures and Zipper Bros Films (Off the Rails, 2016), 1 hour 29 mins
The remarkable true story of Darius McCollum, a man with Asperger's syndrome, whose overwhelming love of transit has landed him in jail 32 times for impersonating New York City bus drivers and subway conductors and driving their routes. As a boy in Queens, NY, Darius found sanctuary from school bullies in the subw...
directed by Adam Irving, fl. 2008-2017; produced by Glen Zipper, 1974- and Adam Irving, fl. 2008-2017, Gemini Pictures and Zipper Bros Films (Off the Rails, 2016), 1 hour 29 mins
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Byline of Hope: The Newspaper and Magazine Writing of Helen Keller
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written by Beth A. Haller, fl. 1998 (Louisville, KY: Advocado Press, 2015), 347 page(s)
Helen Keller -- star of an early silent film, vaudevillian, suffragist, controversial proponent of eugenics -- was first and foremost a writer. Byline of Hope is the first book to collect Keller's journalism — much of it never before reprinted. In articles for Good Housekeeping, Ladies' Home Journal, The Atlanti...
written by Beth A. Haller, fl. 1998 (Louisville, KY: Advocado Press, 2015), 347 page(s)
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Enabling Acts
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written by Lennard J. Davis, fl. 1987 (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 312 page(s)
The first significant book on the history and impact of the ADA—the 'eyes on the prize' moment for disability rights The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the widest-ranging and most comprehensive piece of civil rights legislation ever passed in the United States, and it has become the model for disabilit...
written by Lennard J. Davis, fl. 1987 (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 312 page(s)
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The Historical Uncanny: Disability, Ethnicity, and the Politics of Holocaust Memory
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written by Susanne C. Knittel, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: Fordham University Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 364 page(s)
The Historical Uncanny explores how certain memories become inscribed into the heritage of a country or region while others are suppressed or forgotten. In response to the erasure of historical memories that discomfit a public's self-understanding, this book proposes the historical uncanny as that which resists re...
written by Susanne C. Knittel, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: Fordham University Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 364 page(s)
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