media clippings

media & representation

Lai, Li. (29 December 2018). Top 10 Most Diverse Films of 2018 and how they fared at the box officeMedium.

Lai, Li. (12 December 2017) Top 10 Most Diverse Films of 2017 and how they fared at the box office.” Movie Time Guru.

Fries, K. (2017, November 2017). The Fries Test: On disability representation in our culture. Retrieved 2017 from Medium

Hynes, M. (2017, September 24). Artist challenges you to see beauty in all bodies. Retrieved 2017 from CBC Tapestry with Mary Hynes

Donaldson, K. (2017, September 20). It’s time to stop disability drag. Retrieved 2017 from Pajiba

Ellis-Petersen, H. (2017, July 6). How Alec Baldwin’s casting in Blind is part of a catch-22 for disabled actors. Retrieved 2017, from The Guardian

Brown, K. (2017, June 23). Disabled People Are Not an Inconvenience. From Harpers Bazaar

Inequality in 800 Popular Films: Examining Portrayals of Gender, Race/Ethnicity, LGBT, and Disability from 2007-2015, (2016). Dr. Stacy L. Smith, Marc Choueiti, & Dr. Katherine Pieper. Media, Diversity, & Social Change (MDSC) Initiative.

Bose, S. (2015, November 18). Shonali Bose . (T. V. Foundation, Interviewer)


Couture, C. (2018, July 27). Rethinking disability. Retrieved from CBC Radio Tapestry.

, and , . (2017, November 15). Explaining Our Bodies, Finding Ourselves. Retrieved 2017 from New York Times

Frank, P. (2017, August 04). At Creativity Explored, Adults With Disabilities Express Their Own Sexuality. Retrieved from Huffington Post Arts & Culture

Piepenburg, E. (2017, July 10). For Disabled Actors, Memorizing the Part Is Only the Beginning. Retrieved 2017, from NY Times

(2017 February 8) Disability and Hollywood, a Sordid Affair. Womens Media Center

Troisi, D. (2017, February 2). My New Favorite Accessory Is My Bionic Arm. Retrieved from

Ladau, E. (2017, January 9). I’m A Disabled Woman Who’s NOT Celebrating Meryl Streep’s Golden Globes Speech. Retrieved from The Establishment

SteeperGroup. (2017). Angel Giuffria’s Story. Retrieved from

Takeuchi, C. (2016, February 4). Deliciously Disabled to discuss sex lives of people with disabilities. Georgia Straight.

Frank, P. (2015, August 09). A 63-Year-Old Artist Explains How Art Can Cure Creative Hunger At Any Age. Retrieved from Huffington Post Arts & Culture

Sharpe, L. (2015, June 29). ‘Hunger Games’ Actress Angel Giuffria Talks Life As A Cyborg. Retrieved from

Lehrer, R. (2014, November 11). Riva Lehrer: A Self-Portrait in Formaldehyde. Chicago Humanities Festival . Chicago:

Zayid, M. (2013, December). I got 99 problems … palsy is just one. TED Talks . TED Women.

Willett, J. a. (2001, Summer). Liminality and Disability: Rites of Passage and Community in Hypermodern Society. Retrieved from Disability Studies Quarterly

mental health

hierarchy of disability

A.C. (2014, June 1). The hierarchy of disability. Retrieved from Aberdeen Action on Disability

Snow, K. (2005). The Disability Hierarchy. Retrieved from Disability is Natural

Deal, M. (2003, December). Disabled people’s attitudes toward other impairment groups: a hierarchy of impairments. Disability & Society , 897–910.


Weiss, S. (2018, February 2). Asexual people can have sex lives — & here’s what they’re like. From Bustle

Thorpe, J. (2016, December 28). How 2016 Changed The Way We Talk About Gender Forever. Retrieved from


Six letters will never be enough. For this year’s Pride, we collaborated with The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center, NYC’s home and hub for the LGBTQA community, to create a film celebrating the entire LGBTQAlphabet—twenty-six ways to share who you are and how you love. Because all voices deserve to be heard. #PoweredByPride

Posted by Equinox on Monday, June 5, 2017


Wilson-Beattie, R. (2016, December 1). Dating With a Disability. Retrieved from talk tabu:

CiTR Radio, All Access Pass Episode March 24, 2016. Sexuality & Disability: Part 1

CiTR Radio, All Access Pass Episode March 31, 2016. Sexuality & Disability: Part 2

CiTR Radio, All Access Pass Episode April 14, 2016. Sexuality and Disability: Bonus Part 3!

trans, inter, alt

Couric, K. (2017, February 9). Gender Revolution. Retrieved from Katie Couric podcast

Zulch, M. (2017, January 23). How Porn Excludes Folks With Painful Sex Disorders. Retrieved from

Multiamory. (2017, January 10). MA 101: Gender Non-Conformity 101. Retrieved from Life on the Swingset