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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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Future Makers, Episode 103, Social Entrepreneurs
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directed by Harvey Crossland, 1950-, Barri Cohen, fl. 1997, Karen Cho, fl. 2004 and Adrian Callender, fl. 2006; produced by White Pine Pictures and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Future Makers, Episode 103 (Toronto, ON: White Pine Pictures, 2017), 56 mins

Future Makers is series telling the stories of a new generation of passionate change-makers. Their work is shaping and defining our future in inspiring and imaginative ways.

Mayaan Ziv is a 25-year-old fashion photographer turned accessibility advocate and app developer. Born with muscular dystrophy, Mayaan is pla...

directed by Harvey Crossland, 1950-, Barri Cohen, fl. 1997, Karen Cho, fl. 2004 and Adrian Callender, fl. 2006; produced by White Pine Pictures and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Future Makers, Episode 103 (Toronto, ON: White Pine Pictures, 2017), 56 mins
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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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Fausto También
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directed by Juan Manuel Repetto, 1976-; produced by Facundo Escudero Salinas, fl. 2013-2017 and Juan Manuel Repetto, 1976-, Pensilvania Films (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Kino Bureau, 2016), 1 hour 9 mins
The decision of an autistic young man to be admitted into college poses great challenges to the educational community of Argentina. Fausto takes the admission course accompanied by his therapists, family, and teachers, who seek the best way to integrate him, in a process full of obstacles.
directed by Juan Manuel Repetto, 1976-; produced by Facundo Escudero Salinas, fl. 2013-2017 and Juan Manuel Repetto, 1976-, Pensilvania Films (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Kino Bureau, 2016), 1 hour 9 mins
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, Family Policy and Disability
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written by Arie Rimmerman, 1950-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 224 page(s)
This book explores the status and scope of family policies related to households of children with disabilities, providing an in-depth, evidence-based review of legal, programmatic issues. It includes a discussion of the gaps between family needs and contemporary family policies in the United States and European co...
written by Arie Rimmerman, 1950-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 224 page(s)
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, Land Use Law and Disability: Planning and Zoning for Accessible Communities
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written by Robin Malloy, 1956-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 266 page(s)
In Land Use Law and Disability, Robin Paul Malloy argues that our communities need better planning to be safely and easily navigated by people with mobility impairment and to facilitate intergenerational aging in place. To achieve this, communities will need to think of mobility impairment and inclusive design as...
written by Robin Malloy, 1956-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 266 page(s)
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The Lives They Left Behind: Suitcases from a State Hospital Attic
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written by Community Consortium (2015), 1 page(s),
Source: www.suitcaseexhibit.org
When Willard Psychiatric Center in New York's Finger Lakes closed in 1995, workers discovered hundreds of suitcases in the attic of an abandoned building. Many of them appeared untouched since their owners packed them decades earlier before entering the institution. The suitcases and their contents bear witness to...
written by Community Consortium (2015), 1 page(s),
Source: www.suitcaseexhibit.org
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Me & My New Brain
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directed by Graeme McAuley, fl. 2002; produced by Graeme McAuley, fl. 2002, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 51 mins
A remarkable programme that reveals what it's like to suffer and then try to live with the most common hidden disability to affect young adults - traumatic brain injury. Exploring its devastating impact on lives, careers and relationships, Charlie Elmore highlights how society treats young adults who are dealing w...
directed by Graeme McAuley, fl. 2002; produced by Graeme McAuley, fl. 2002, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 51 mins
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Natural Disorder
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directed by Christian Sønderby Jepsen, 1977-; produced by Malene Flindt Pedersen, 1966- and Sidsel Siersted, 1982-, Moving Documentary (Denmark: DR Sales, 2015), 1 hour 37 mins
Jacob Nossell is a 27-year-old journalism student with a normal intellect but an impaired body. He has cerebral palsy, which means he has difficulty talking and moving, and he suffers from muscle cramps and stiffness. Mentally, he’s on par with his fellow students, and that’s the crux of the matter. He’s too...
directed by Christian Sønderby Jepsen, 1977-; produced by Malene Flindt Pedersen, 1966- and Sidsel Siersted, 1982-, Moving Documentary (Denmark: DR Sales, 2015), 1 hour 37 mins
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ZOOM IN
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directed by Barbara J. Diamond, fl. 2012; produced by Barbara J. Diamond, fl. 2012, Diamond Law Training (Portland, OR: Diamond Law Training, 2015), 24 mins
Zoom In is an intimate portrait of five disabled people living in the Pacific Northwest. They discuss micro-aggressions and bias against people with disabilities, developing disability pride and identity, and how bias affects them every day. The film suggests how teachers, coworkers, health care workers, and famil...
directed by Barbara J. Diamond, fl. 2012; produced by Barbara J. Diamond, fl. 2012, Diamond Law Training (Portland, OR: Diamond Law Training, 2015), 24 mins
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