Ep 60: Travel – Disability Visibility Project

Posted September 22, 2019 by Alice Wong Podcast

Ep 60: Travel

https://media.blubrry.com/disability_visibility/p/content.blubrry.com/disability_visibility/Ep_60_Final.mp3

Today’s episode is on travel with Bani Amor and Srin Madipalli. Bani Amor is a q**** travel writer who explores the relationships between race, place, and power. They are going to talk about decolonizing tourism and the need to expand travel writing and culture. Srin Madipalli is a Product Manager at Airbnb with a focus on making travel easier for people with disabilities. Srin will share his experiences as a disabled traveler and about Accomable, a travel platform for people with disabilities he co-founded that was recently acquired by Airbnb.

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Related Links

Airbnb. (November 16, 2017). Making Travel More Accessible.

All Wheels Up website

Amor, Bani. (June 21, 2019). Check Yourself Before You Wreck Someplace Else: A Guide to Responsible Summer Travel. B**** Media.

Amor, Bani. (December 16, 2016). A Vacation is Not Activism Part III—On Tourism and Ecosocial Disasters. B**** Media.

Heng, Martin. (April 17, 2019). What is accessible travel, and why should we be talking about it? Intrepid Travel.

Lehane, Chris. (September 5, 2018). Inclusive Travel: [...]

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