How Sidewalks Can Dis/Able Us

Whether you are walking to class, going to the gym, or getting groceries, the sidewalk may be something you take for granted. Many of the different parts that make up our daily built-environment go unnoticed. For some people, however, the built-environment can be a significantly limiting factor that literally “disables” them. In the fall quarter …

Continue reading How Sidewalks Can Dis/Able Us

Advertisements

Far From The Tree: A Book that Will Expand Your Understanding of Disability

  As a person with disability and a student pursuing a Disability Studies minor, I have read a lot of literature on disability. While there are many great books on disability, my favorite is Far From the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity. A friend of mine recommended this book to me just …

Continue reading Far From The Tree: A Book that Will Expand Your Understanding of Disability