Lucy Catchpole -‘I love the Paralympics, but we can’t all be superhumans’

Disclaimer: Although I detail Lucy Catchpole’s argument here, I also write my opinions on it down below. This is clearly marked in the ‘what I think’ section. Read ‘Lucy Catchpole’s’ article on The Gaurdian here. And for a definition of ‘inspiration porn’ watch Stella Young’s ‘I’m not your Inspiration’ TED Talk. Stella Young is now … More Lucy Catchpole -‘I love the Paralympics, but we can’t all be superhumans’

Dolly Sen

Dolly Sen is an author and filmmaker, making socially conscious work surrounding ‘madness’, government policies around mental health and disability, and social attitudes. Dolly Sen – To Be or Not To Be Disabled – Based on the famous monologue in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, this spoken word poem explores Dolly’s experience of how disabled people are treated … More Dolly Sen