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Disability and entertainment: fighting delusions about disability

Hayleigh has a Masters in Creative Media Practises and is currently undertaking a Doctorate of Fine Arts in Creative Writing and she’s going to use her expertise to open up

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Crippled, Handicapped, Disabled: Living Beyond Labels

Crippled, Handicapped, Disabled: Living Beyond Labels is an exciting new exhibition that explores changing attitudes towards disability over the last eighty years. Held by Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation for Disabled People (QEF), a

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Top 10 disabled celebrities

It seems this world is obsessed with celebrities. Everywhere you turn there is a celebrity flaunting their latest selfie or endorsing a new perfume. But what about disabled celebrities? We asked

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Disability and entertainment: is there any difference between a writer with a disability and one without?

Hayleigh has a Masters in Creative Media Practises and is currently undertaking a Doctorate of Fine Arts in Creative Writing and she’s going to use her expertise to open up

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Disability and entertainment: tech and a short trip to a log cabin

Hayleigh Barclay is delighted to join in with Disability Horizons to offer a monthly article on entertainment. Hayleigh has a Masters in Creative Media Practises and is currently undertaking a

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Disability and music: finding your passion

Music has always had a special place in my heart. It has kept me going, and encouraged me to figure out different ways to appreciate it as a true musician

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Audazzle: computer games for blind and visually impaired people

After his daughter Daisy became blind from eye cancer, Selwyn Lloyd wanted to develop something that would enable her, and other visually impaired children, to interact and have fun with

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New sci-fi novel features a main character with a disability

One of the differences with Synthesis: Weave is that while it’s got a disabled protagonist it’s not a book about disability. The fact disability is there is just that, an

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Attitude is Everything: introducing gloves to revolutionise disability and music

People think they know how music should sound and, sadly, how it should look. But disabled musician Kris Haplin has been trying to change all of that. Kris has been collaborating

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Disability and entertainment: fifty shades… of inspiration

Hayleigh Barclay is delighted to join in with Disability Horizons to offer a monthly article on entertainment. Hayleigh has a Masters in Creative Media Practises and is currently undertaking a