As the deputy editor for io9, one of the web’s leading geek culture sites, Jill Pantozzi is uniquely positioned to influence the mainstream discourse about comics, sci-fi, fantasy and more.
Ali Stroker dedicated her Tony Award to all kids growing up with a disability or limitation.
She is the first wheelchair user to be nominated for the award.
A New Grant Opportunity for Artists and Innovators with SCI. Is 'Medicare for All' Medicare for Us? Trevor Kennison is on Another Level. Exploring the Galápagos Islands. Living Through the Sting of Disability. Help NM Help Prospective College Students.
The grant is open to people with SCI who have creative projects that need funding.
The company's productions to start this fall with "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
Toyota's Mobility Unlimited Challenge Finalists Named. The Daily Show — Bryan Cranston's Controversial Casting in 'The Upside.' Actors With Disabilities Shine in 'Teenage Dick,' a Modern Take on 'Richard III.' Reframed: Joining the Club. Gear Hacks: Cheap Power-Assist From Scooters. Easy One-Pan Meals.
"Teenage Dick" is a darkly funny redo of Richard III, only with real disabled actors.
I did not want friends who use wheelchairs because I was not going to be “one of them.” I just wanted to go back to the way things were.
Gaelynn Lea Just Released a Beautiful New Album. The GoBot Accessible Hoverboard. How to be More Environmentally Friendly as a Chair User. Gear Hacks: Yard Work Adaptations. Staying Positive in Times of Surgery.