Vol 30, No 1 (2010)

Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18061/dsq.v30i1

Table of Contents

Articles

Phil Smith, Christine Routel
Identity, Efficiency and Disability Rights
Deborah Little
Katrina Arndt, Julia M. White, Andrea Chervenak

Creative Works

Tailoring
Petra Kuppers
What is the Color Green
Jim Ferris

Special Topic: Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity: Prefatory Matter

Author Biographies
 
"The Superior Half of Speaking": An Introduction
Emily Thornton Savarese, Ralph James Savarese

Special Topic: Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity: Peer-Reviewed Articles

Melanie Yergeau
Stuart Murray
Bill Rocque
Joseph F Kras
Anne M. Donnellan, David A. Hill, Martha R. Leary
Melissa Park
Meredyth Goldberg Edelson
Sarah Birge
Kristina Chew
Scott Michael Robertson

Special Topic: Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity: Cultural Commentary

The Future (and the Past) of Autism Advocacy, Or Why the ASA’s Magazine, The Advocate, Wouldn't Publish This Piece
Ari Ne'eman
“Public Law 109-416 Is Not Just about Scientific Research”: Speaking Truth to Power at Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Meetings
Paula C Durbin-Westby
The Silence Between: An Autoethnographic Examination of the Language Prejudice and its Impact on the Assessment of Autistic and Animal Intelligence
Dawn Prince
Up in the Clouds and Down in the Valley: My Richness and Yours
Amanda Baggs
Dissed Ability: Grappling with Stereotypes and the Internalized Oppression of Babyliss
Nick Pentzell
Communicate with Me
DJ Savarese
I Have Asperger Syndrome, and I am a Parent
Zosia Zaks
Leaving the Ivory Tower of Asperger Syndrome
Valerie Paradiz
Being Autistic Together
Jim Sinclair

Special Topic: Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity: Interviews

More Than a Thing to Ignore: An Interview with Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay
Ralph James Savarese

Special Topic: Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity: Creative Works

Five Poems
Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay

Special Topic: Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity: Book and Film Reviews

Autism and Representation, edited by Mark Osteen
Chris Gabbard
Representing Autism: Culture, Narrative, Fascination by Stuart Murray
Irene Rose
"Nothing about Us, without Us": Weather Reports from the Autism Front: A Father's Memoir of His Autistic Son by James C. Wilson and The Only Boy in the World: A Father Explores the Mysteries of Autism by Michael Blastland
Bruce Mills
"A Mother's Understanding": Dark Card by Rebecca Foust
Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay
Autism and Aspergers in Popular Australian Cinema Post-2000
Katie Ellis

Special Topic: Autism and the Concept of Neurodiversity: Roundtables

Neurodiversity and Caregiving: A Roundtable with Parents and Siblings of Children with Autism
Ralph James Savarese
What We Have to Tell You: A Roundtable with Self-Advocates from AutCom
Emily Thornton Savarese