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St disability not overcoming disability She addresses the often absurd and ignorant attitudes of strangers friends and family Rousso also examines her own prejudice toward her disabled body and portrays the healing effects of intimacy and creativity as well as her involvement with the disability rights community She intimately reveals herself. Wonderful unusual memoir

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Dont Call Me InspirationalWith honesty and humor and measures her personal growth as she goes from passing to embracing and claiming her disability as a source of pride positive identity and rebellion A collage of images about her life rather than a formal portrait  Don't Call Me Inspirational celebrates Rousso's wise witty productive outrageous life disability and a. Frankly I skimmed some of this book so I could finish it before it was due back at the library Parts of it really spoke to me while other parts had me considering not finishing it I appreciated the discussion of how important mentors are for young disabled girls and what it means to identify as disabled The title chapter is excellent

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characters Dont Call Me Inspirational ç PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ý  For psychotherapist painter feminist filmmaker writer and disability activist Harilyn Rousso hearing well intentioned people tell her You're so inspirational is patronizing not complimentaryIn her empowering and at times confrontational  For psychotherapist painter feminist filmmaker writer and disability activist Harilyn Rousso hearing well intentioned people tell her You're so inspirational is patronizing not complimentaryIn her empowering and at times confrontational memoir  Don't Call Me Inspirational Rousso who has cerebral palsy describes overcoming the prejudice again. I just met Harilyn herself last night and I loved her stories about her life I'm disabled like Harilyn and part of the Disability Studies program at UW I love prose poetry and feminist intersection Harilyn will make you both laugh and cry about learning to accept her disability The chapter on her cat is hilarious and I love the story about learning to walk in front of a mirror to please her mom and how she reflects years later She is a brilliant funny artistic person and go see her read her book if you have a chance I loved her book so much I read it in my bathtub and told both my professor and Harilyn that and Harilyn was thrilled Great book