Spectacle, Performance, and the Representation of disability and impairment

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This article proposes the value of investigating audience interpretations as viewing performances to interrogate the disabling discourses on popular television. In synthesising media and disability studies approaches, performances of identities are investigating, contextualising the media as a crucial factor in forms of cultural identification contributing to patterns of exclusion and inclusion
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)34-44
Number of pages10
JournalReview of Disability Studies: An International Journal
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 3 Nov 2014
Externally publishedYes

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