Disability and popular culture : focusing passion, creating community and expressing defiance / Katie Ellis.
- ISBN: 9781472411792
- ISBN: 147241179X
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: Surrey : Ashgate, 2015.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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List of figures and tables -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: producerly disability -- Our moment in time : the transitory and concrete value of disability toys -- Contemporary beauty-ism -- Spaces of cultural mediation : the science fiction cinema of the third stage of disability -- Among the leading characters on television -- Enfreaking popular music : making us think by making us feel -- Controlling the body : sport, disability and the construction of ability -- Disability and spreadable media : access, representation and inspiration porn -- Conclusion : focusing passion, creating community, expressing defiance -- References -- Filmography.
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