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I'm an inconsistent artist, hugely distracted by life. I create in a variety of media including words, pictures, food and laundry. I do it because I can't seem to not. Sometimes it's fun.

Disability. Arts. Symposium. What's not to like?

11 April 2013


A jumble of words crowded together

Symposium is Greek for partying and plotting with one’s chums and cohorts. Lying was the norm, as in cushions, couches and comfort. Food, wine and entertainment were laid on too. From the Personal to the Universal Symposium on Disability Arts, Diversity and Activism (Salisbury Arts Centre, 10 April 2013) wasn’t anything like this. What else wasn’t it like? It wasn’t like, political. It wasn’t like, rights-based. It wasn’t like, about barriers, exclusion and...

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