The Routledge Handbook of Disability Activism

The onslaught of neoliberalism, austerity measures and cuts, impact of climate change, protracted conflicts and ongoing refugee crisis, rise of far right and populist movements have all negatively impacted on disability. Yet, disabled people and their allies are fighting back and we urgently need to understand how, where and what they are doing, what they…

UOW Media Release: First Dementia Enabling University

See the Media  Release below from the University of Wollongong,  by Elise Pitt. I am thrilled to be a part of this innovative and exciting project.  Equipping students with the skills needed to manage dementia  “Pilot project to help the next generation of professionals tackle the growing issue of dementia in Australia.    A pilot project…

Reblogged from MemoryBanc

Kay Bransford and I have been following each others blogs for a long time. We even started an online conversation The Dementia Dialogue, which was short lived, but valuable at the time. I think this blog is worth reading in full, so follow the link if you are interested in your online safety, and what…

Pre release book launch in London

Please join Dr Shibley Rahman and I at our Pre release book launch in London. If numbers become overwhelmingly high, we may need to change the venue, but, we won’t be changing the date! Below is the current format for the afternoon, written by Shibley for the Eventbrite booking site, and which may be subject to change: Event Details Kate…