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Crippen discovers that assisted dying in Canada is to include those with mental illness.

By Crippen / 2023-01-19
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Since 2016, Canada’s medical assistance in dying programme – known by its acronym ‘Maid’ – has been available for adults with terminal illness. They are

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Introducing the team: Highlights of 2022

By Colin Hambrook / 2022-12-23
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It seems remarkable how quickly this year has gone and how much Disability Arts Online has developed as an organisation with Trish Wheatley at the

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Breath. Blood. Bone. – November Research

By Sasha Saben Callaghan / 2022-12-23
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Breath. Blood. Bone. is a real life Edwardian mystery. This is a story of secret marriages, a lost fortune and a family torn apart by

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Christmas Identity Crisis

By Reanna - One Inky Queer / 2022-12-21
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Here’s a poem I wrote last year, in another lockdown with derailed festive plans, to be read to all the same songs that are stuck

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Breath. Blood. Bone. – October Research

By Sasha Saben Callaghan / 2022-12-19
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Sasha Saben Callaghan is an artist, writer, campaigner and joint curator on the Not Going Back To Normal manifesto. Her Associateship project with DAO involves

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The Bigger Picture: poetry and photography

By Ellen Renton / 2022-12-14
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As I continue with this project, one thing becoming increasingly clear is the central importance of the role of photography in this exploration of instamatic

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A Statement From The Pencils

By Will Reynolds / 2022-12-13
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I stand before you, wood, graphite, 2B and proud. My parents were both Bs. 2 Bs come together and, here I am. I wish to

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The World Cup is a Disabled Issue

By Will Reynolds / 2022-12-06
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I, like every other sports obsessive, have been thinking about the Men’s Football world cup. It’s being dubbed the most controversial sporting event of all

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Should Sport be classed as an Artform?

By Will Reynolds / 2022-11-22
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I’ve been working as part of the KEI Group, along with other DAO contributors. The purpose of this is to bring together sports and the

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Artist Michelle Baharier is busy – and is showing her work all over London.

By Michelle Baharier / 2022-11-22
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People ask me what does an artist do? I make and create things, everything I look at has a million purposes. Then I make choices

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