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Different Worlds & Different Bodies: Write Disabled Characters (NEC/SUN-3W)

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Event Type: Workshop

Event Code: NEC/SUN-3W

Venue: Native Education College, Classroom

Cost: $15***

From Tiny Tim to the Seven Dwarfs, disability in literature very often falls into ableist tropes that perpetuate disabled exclusion. How, then, do we look to expand disability representation in literature? How can we work toward representing the vast richness of disability experience in thoughtful, inclusive ways? Join Amanda Leduc on a part-history adventure, all-round fabulous workshop on how to increase disability representation in your work in ways that centre and respect the disabled experience.

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Accessibility information, as well as Growing Room's Accessibility & Inclusion Statement, can be found here on the Growing Room website.

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237 East 5th Avenue

Vancouver, BC V5T 1H2

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