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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

Leona Godin: Cultural History of Blindness

Authored on November 24, 2022

Joeita talks with author and NYU professor Leona Godin about her new book "There Plant Eyes: A Personal and Cultural History of Blindness".     This is the November 24, 2022 episode. 

Canada Disability Benefit explained

Authored on November 17, 2022

Disability activist, lawyer and AODA Alliance chair David Lepofsky on what needs to be improved in Bill C22 and the proposed Canada Disability Benefit.   This is the November 17, 2022 episode. 

The Dialysis Project: Portrait of a Chronic Illness

Authored on November 10, 2022

Leah Lewis discusses her play, The Dialysis Project a one-woman multi-media performance piece, which investigates grief and resilience through the lens of self-administered home dialysis. Leah “performs” a dialysis treatment live on stage, and in doing so delivers a powerful visual metaphor for the accompanying stories of isolation, mortality, and sexuality.  This is the November 10, 2022 episode.