Archive for “disability”

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Fiestas Frida in San Francisco July 5-7, 2013

Posted July 2nd, 2013 by Anthony


Information about the Fiesta can be found at Fiestas Frida 2013

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Cripple’s Reward

Posted June 22nd, 2013 by Anthony

eBay has gone crazy for disability vinyl. Vinyl LP Album cover-Cripple's Reward

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SDS Summer Camp! Get your t-shirt now.

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Anthony

Nobody asked, but why not? SDS Summer Camp logo

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Oh Those Shriners!

Posted March 19th, 2013 by Anthony

Vinyl album of Shriners band The Swingers

The Shriners Hospitals have done much good work, but Swingin’ for Crippled Children?

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Don’t Let the Cripples Drive, 1913

Posted February 5th, 2013 by Anthony

Every Sunday the San Francisco Chronicle runs a column called the Wayback Machine in the Pink Section. The editor, Johnny Miller, goes through the Chronicle’s archives from 25, 50, 75, and 100 years ago. He finds interesting stories, most of which we haven’t heard or have forgotten. I enjoy his 21st Century perspective on 20th […]

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Disability Rocks!

Posted November 8th, 2012 by Anthony

Disability Rocks! A journey through popular music and disability at the Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability

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Mark O’Brien’s Sessions

Posted October 10th, 2012 by Anthony


I’m puzzled by the new disability movie, “The Sessions.” The movie gives me way too many things to think about—just like life. I’m gratified that a movie about disability gives me so much to ponder.

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Feature by Feature: Chuck Close, Prosopagnosia, and Pixels, Sat Oct 13

Posted October 8th, 2012 by Anthony

Chuck Close self portrait, 1977 print
Feature by Feature
Chuck Close, Prosopagnosia, and Pixels

Lecture by Amanda Cachia
with Rosemarie Garland-Thomson and Anthony Tusler

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Megan O’Neil & Disability Economic Development on TODS podcast

Posted August 7th, 2012 by Anthony

Megan O’Neil, disability and economic development expert is this month’s Telling Our Disability Stories podcast. She is a Hearne Award Honoree and was the Access to Assets Project Coordinator at the World Institute on Disability. Megan discusses the ins and outs of disability policy advocacy in this important interview. Her perspectives on the nature of […]

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Curator Amanda Cachia

Posted June 16th, 2012 by Anthony

Amanda Cachia photo
There’s something going on in the disability art world. Without me noticing until lately, a new level of professionalism and depth of understanding of the representation of disability by disabled artists has emerged. Foremost is the curatorial knowledge and skills of this month’s Telling Our Disability Stories podcast, Amanda Cachia.

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