We were so determined to put out this episode, and now that it’s here, we can’t wait for you to listen! In June, we had the opportunity to be the keynote speakers at the Virginia Department of Education’s I’m Determined Summit. It was such an awesome experience, but don’t just take our word for it…listen...
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What was life like before the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA)? We didn’t know but we wanted to so we asked the most trusted person we know on the subject: Emily’s mom, Ellen. Enjoy! And as promised: Kyle in a Barbie car Notes from this episode: DeafSpace at Gallaudet University, Emily’s Mom’s Piece About The...
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We went to the NYC Disability Pride Parade! Wheeeee! But we have feelings about it. NB: Throughout this episode we referred to LGBT+ Pride with various acronyms. We are completely inclusive of all sexualities and gender identities in under the LGBT umbrella.
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Ok so Kyle really hates the term adulting, but we felt the need to talk about it because let’s face it: people with disabilities aren’t very good at “adulting”. Sometimes. Enjoy our super hot take!
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On this quickly made episode of The Accessible Stall, Kyle and Emily share their traveling adventures and talk about how important small access needs are.
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On this episode, we wonder if it’s correct to be surprised whenever we encounter access that we didn’t expect. When should we start expecting access rather than being surprised that it’s there? We discuss. Also, smoking is bad. Don’t do it.
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No, really. We’re gonna talk about that. The episode we had was misbehaving so we’re gonna give this a shot. Kyle and Emily revisit high school and talk about their completely opposite experiences.
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What’s this? Did we say we were going to do a specific episode next and actually followed though with it? How professional are we?! Enjoy!
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On this episode, we talk about this awesome article from The Mighty (we know, just trust us), and about disability (un)employment in general. Enjoy! Notes from this episode: https://themighty.com/2018/03/employment-and-chronic-pain-with-cerebral-palsy/
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On this episode of The Accessible Stall, we sat down with Nic Novicki of the Easter Seals Disability Film Challenge. Needless to say, we’re huge fans. Enjoy! We talk about disability and the media, and what it means to be disabled while working in front of or behind the camera. And you guys know how much we...
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This is our 50th episode of The Accessible Stall! It’s been so incredible to make this show for all of you listening, so this episode, we talk about us, the show, and what the show has taught us about ourselves and each other. Thank you, as always, for listening.
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Emily and I really liked the movie Wonder. We thought it was just wonder-ful! Get it? Hah! Before you grab your torches and pitchforks, hear us out. Notes from this episode:Wonder Trailer, How the Film “Wonder” is Commercializing Facial Difference
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Emily got mad and had to tell me about it and her whole family got involved. She said if I posted this she’d let me out of this basement. I haven’t seen sunlight in weeks. Just kidding! Emily felt like telling a story, so here it is. Enjoy!
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On this episode, we talk about being that guy. Everyone knows that guy. Nobody likes that guy, but we’ve all been that guy at one point or another. We discuss what that’s like in the disability community. A transcript for this episode can be found here.
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On this episode of The Accessible Stall, we tackle the notion that as disabled people should be stuck with “dating your own kind”. We break down why this is, and how it affects us each personally. Enjoy! A transcript for this episode can be found here. NB: Sorry about the mild sync issues you may...
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Happy 2018 everyone! In this episode we talk about our goals for 2018 in regard to the podcast, the disability community, and ourselves! We hope you love it and have a great year!
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It’s been a while! On this episode, we talk about surgeries in relation to disability. How much “improvement” is worth having a surgery for? What if you don’t want a surgery but have to? We dive right into these hard questions. We also talk about Seasonal Affective Disorder, which we both agree is the most...
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On this episode, we talk about making friends with other disabled people. And we could think of nobody better to do that with than our good friend Ashley Harris! You guys remember Ashley, right? She was our very first guest, and now she’s back to talk with us about this amazing New York times piece...
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On this episode, we talk about how language and disability interact. In English there are tons of idioms, expressions, and terms that are related to disability. We discuss them, as well as words in general. This episode was a long time coming and we hope you like it. Enjoy!
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