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Politics, Disability Culture, Disability Rights, Religion, Disability, Travel I'm a freelance, multimedia journalist who's been based in South Korea since 2006 and make frequent reporting trips around the region and back to the US. I'm also legally blind. I cover a range of topics, but I am most interested in global disability issues. I've reported on how climate impacts people with disabilities from the Philippines, how a superstition causes blindness in children in India and I've written about how visually impaired South Koreans rely on a constitutionally protected right to work as masseurs. I file regularly for the public radio program PRI's The World and cover breaking news for NPR. My writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Al Jazeera online and Monocle magazine.
Media, Medicine, Books, Film, Television, Poetry, Fiction, Politics, Ethics, Philosophy, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, History, Americans with Disabilities Act, Feminism, Disability, Relationships, Sexuality Hi! My name is Sydney (call me Syd, I don't really use my knees) I've been a writer for as long as I can remember, and an advocate for even longer. My passion for disability activism and advocacy was born from my experience growing up with Spina Bifida. I am a blogger at bifinmediasres.com (my personal site) and have been writing there for several years. I have also written for Rooted in Rights and Center For Disability Rights. I have written on my personal experiences and opinions as a disabled person as well as issues facing the disability community.
Theatre, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, LGBQT, Disability, Sexuality I'm a 22 year old blogger and freelance writer. I cover disability issues such as accessibility, public transport, debates like the plastic straw debate and more. I also cover accessibility within the theatre indsutry. I've written my blog for 8 years and have written for various publications such as Metro, The Guardian, Able Magazine and I am a published author in the book 'Rife: Twenty-One Stories from Britain's Youth'.
Media, Pop Culture, Books, Film, Theatre, Poetry, Fiction, Art, Politics, Ethics, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, History, Criticism, Education, Americans with Disabilities Act, Food, Feminism, Race, Religion, LGBQT, Disability, Relationships, Sexuality, Service Animals, Technology, Travel, Lifestyle, Beauty 25-year-old writer from Maine just beginning her career in journalism with her trusty service dog by her side.
Film, Poetry, Accessibility, Disability Rights, Criticism, Americans with Disabilities Act I'm a student journalist attempting to get my bachelor's. I love analytical writings and video essays, and I like to write about disability issues since I have cerebral palsy.
Media, Pop Culture, Sciences, Books, Film, Television, Poetry, Fiction, Disability Culture, Accessibility, LGBQT, Disability, Relationships, Sexuality I have always loved writing and reading, and really enjoyed my creative writing classes in school. Hoping to break into the freelance writing field and write about things I care about, such as disability and sex, disability in the gay community, disability in video games. Doing book/film reviews could also be cool.
Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, Criticism, LGBQT, Disability, Technology, Lifestyle Elea Chang is a queer and disabled community organizer, artist, and writer residing in Portland, Oregon. Elea has been published in Rooted in Rights, the Pastry Box Project, and Model View Culture. Previously, Elea worked as a user experience designer and started a 2-day annual social justice conference called Affect. Currently, Elea's main focus is Disabled And Here, a stock photo and interview project celebrating disabled people of color around the Pacific Northwest.
Media, Pop Culture, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Education, Feminism, LGBQT, Disability, Relationships, Sexuality, Lifestyle Bio: Jamie J. LeClaire (they/them) is a sex educator, freelance writer, and consultant. Their work centers sexual health and wellness, queer and trans identity, mental health, body politics, cannabis, chronic illness, and relationship diversity. You can find them on Twitter and Instagram at @jamiejleclaire and view their full portfolio at their website.
Poetry, Education, Relationships Kimberly Michelle Scott is from Montgomery, AL. She is a graduate of Liberty University where she attained her M. Ed. She is an emerging author with an original voice and a fresh perspective. From Now until Infinity: A Reflection into Womanhood is her first poetry collection released in 2006. Since then her follow-up book, From Infinity until Beyond: A Journey into Life, was published in 2010. Her poetry was previously published in The Penman Review. In 2017 she was honored as a Moe’s Hero for her memoir, From Victim to Victor. This memoir also appears in Amazon bestseller, HerStory, and is featured in May 2017 edition of Guidepost Magazine. As a previous freelance author, Kimberly’s articles can be found on various websites, including The Guardian. Her latest piece, Infiniteness, is a part of her long-standing list of poetry found in the three-book compilation, The Infinity Collection.
Media, Pop Culture, Books, Television, Poetry, Art, Politics, Philosophy, Sports, Disability Culture, History, Criticism, Feminism, LGBQT, Disability, Relationships, Sexuality, Travel Lilian McCarthy is a budding writer, artist, and cultural commentator offering insights from the perspective of a feminist queer millennial. Her primary areas of focus are LGBTQ lived experiences and their representation in media. Lilian is a student at Smith College in Northampton, MA where she is studying Comparative Literature. She devotes her free time to reproductive justice advocacy and fabric arts.