Book Group to Discuss “Disability Visibility: First Person Stories from the 21st Century”

Currently meeting on the Zoom platform from 7-8:30 p.m.

Zoom Link for Social Justice Book Group:

Thursday, August 26, 2021

From Disability Visibility Project:

“Now, just in time for the thirtieth anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, activist Alice Wong brings together an urgent, galvanizing collection of personal essays by contemporary disabled writers.

From original pieces by up-and-coming authors like Keah Brown and Haben Girma, to blog posts, manifestos, eulogies, testimonies to Congress, and beyond: this anthology gives a glimpse of the vast richness and complexity of the disabled experience, highlighting the passions, talents, and everyday lives of this community. It invites readers to question their own assumptions and understandings. It celebrates and documents disability culture in the now. It looks to the future and past with hope and love.”

If you don’t have time to read the book, there are a number of interviews with Alice Wong linked at Disability Rights Project

Another option is to read our entry: Expanded Glossary – Disability Justice

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