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Conversations With Crips

Welcome to Conversations with Crips: a podcast about the intersection of disability and identity, social change, and the peculiarities of life.

I started this podcast because even though I'm a disabled person, I don’t feel much of a part of the disability community. I figured that if I wanted to explore that side of my identity, I should start by having conversations with other disabled people who are doing cool stuff. So I did. And I recorded them.

Nov 26, 2017

EPISODE 5 | Amy Hogan has been a lifelong friend, so this conversation was more personal than most. We discuss our childhood, talking to your parents about disability, Amy’s political awakening, her research on cerebral palsy, and why there aren’t more disabled people running our own organisations. I've split this...


Nov 12, 2017

EPISODE 3 | This week’s conversation is with Keke Brown. Keke is an artist, and like me, she has CP, but unlike me she dispensed with this whole wheelchair lark and she walks! That’s right, she’s one of those. Also unlike me, some time ago Keke moved to New York City and four years later, she’s still there. In...


Nov 5, 2017

EPISODE 2 | Jade is a father, a businessman, and travels up and down the country doing critical advocacy work. He also has cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair, like me. We discuss the realities of parenting in a wheelchair, Jade's work transforming systems, and his vision for the disability community itself - are we a...