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Don't call me inspirational : a disabled feminist talks back

Verfasser/in: Harilyn Rousso
Verlag: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2013.
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For the author, a psychotherapist, painter, feminist, filmmaker, writer, and disability activist, hearing well-intentioned people tell her, "You're so inspirational!" is patronizing, not complimentary. In this memoir, the author, who has cerebral palsy, describes overcoming the prejudice against disability, not overcoming disability. She addresses the often absurd and ignorant attitudes of strangers, friends, and  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biography
Name: Harilyn Rousso
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Harilyn Rousso
ISBN: 9781439909362 1439909369 9781439909379 1439909377 9781439909386 1439909385
OCLC-Nummer: 794711813
Beschreibung: xiii, 209 pages ; 24 cm
Inhalt: I. Close encounters with the clueless : Who's Harilyn? ; Birth, mine ; Close encounters with the clueless ; The beggar and the cripple ; The stare ; Always the other ; Why I am not inspirational ; Home --
II. On leaving home : Wedding day, 1933 ; Dancing ; Exploding beans ; My sister ; Adolescent conversation ; On leaving home ; Hideous shoes ; Driving high ; Eli ; My father, myself ; Driving away from home --
III. On not looking in the mirror : Walk straight! ; On not looking in the mirror ; Facing my face ; Meditations on speech and silence ; Daring digits ; Right-hand painting ; Being only one: some meditations on solitude --
IV. What's a woman? : What's a woman? ; He was the one ; Blank page ; Buying the wedding dress ; First date ; First night ; Mixed couple ; Sylvester ; Faces of Eve ; Tough bird ; Hand in hand --
V. Why claim disability? : Finding my way ; Keeping the distance ; That "inspirational" label ; Token of approval ; Disabled women's community ; The story of Betty, revisited ; Listening to myself ; Activist sisters ; Toilet troubles ; My mentoring project ; Why claim disability? ; Broken silences ; Eulogy for my nondisabled self ; Eulogy for my freakish self ; Ode to my disabled self.
Andere Titel Do not call me inspirational
Verfasserangabe: Harilyn Rousso.

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A disabled woman confronts body image, sexuality, bias, discrimination and condescension as she fashions an independent and fulfilling life  Weiterlesen…

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