Disability Studies

Examined Life: Judith Butler & Sunaura Taylor

This is an amazing excerpt from the film “Examined Life” in which Sunaura Taylor, artist and disability rights activist, and Judith Butler, critical theorist, go for a walk and talk about disability, gender, and the politics of inclusion vs. exclusion. Their conversation is so interesting that I really don’t need to write anything else, but … Continue reading

How a physical therapist helped me through my lowest point, Part 7
Chronic Pain / Coping with Pain / Physical Therapy

How a physical therapist helped me through my lowest point, Part 7

**If you are new to my blog and would like to start at the beginning of this series, click here.**   From the elliptical trainer, we moved on to some very gentle weight lifting and core exercises. For reasons neither Tim nor I understood, the hospital he worked at had recently made the decision to … Continue reading