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The Pulse

The Pulse

Joeita Gupta brings us closer to issues impacting the disability community across Canada. 

The Pulse

Joeita Gupta brings us closer to issues impacting the disability community across Canada. 

Recent episodes

Sarah Patel, Thinking in Colour

Authored on October 6, 2022

Sarah Patel discusses her YouTube series, Thinking in Colour, about her lived experience of being disabled and Muslim. This is the October 6, 2022 episode. 

Decolonizing Autism Services

Authored on September 29, 2022

Alison Gerlach, assistant professor in the School of Child and Youth Development at the University of Victoria talks about the need for an Indigenous lens in autism diagnosis and service delivery. Pointing to gaps in the existing literature, Alison makes the case for further research conducting with Indigenous communities, and the importance of centring Indigenous discourses on disability. This is the September 29, 2022 episode.

Disability Ingenuity in Memoir Writing

Authored on September 22, 2022

In this episode of the Pulse, we speak to  Andreae Callanan, a PhD student from Memorial University about her research into the disability memoir as an accessibility device for able-bodied readers. This is the September 22, 2022 episode.