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“Stories For Us and By Us”: Disability Rights Activists Showcase Their Writing.

A collection that defies oversimplification and stereotypes.

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Eleanor J. Bader

October 2, 2018

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Four years ago, disability rights activist and writer, Alice Wong, like many of her peers, was gearing up for the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, passed in 1990. “I wasn’t sure what I could do to contribute and mark the occasion,” she says. Then, inspiration struck and she decided to create what she thought [...]

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