Why we need tricksters in a world of juxtaposition

Juxtapose is this month’s blog theme, and juxtaposition is defined in the Oxford dictionary as “the fact of two things being seen or placed close together with contrasting effect.” Juxtapositions can describe a variety of opposites, such as rich vs. poor and young vs. old, but can also occur in the form of heated […]

What it means to be inspirational. And why disability has nothing to do with it. 2

It is no secret that society has a tendency to put people into categories that in the long run end up defining them. Science students are geeks, successful career-driven women are bossy and alternative people are hippies. But what about: disabled people…. are inspirational?