Research

Recent publications

Public presentations (selected):

  • Public Seminar. “Gradations of vitality: On normative violence and a biopolitics of the ‘spectrum’”. For Ableism and the Question of the Human seminar with co-presenters Dan Goodley, Rinaldo Walcott, Tanya Titchkosky and James Overboe. Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto. July 2013.
  • Public Lecture. “‘Life worth defending’: An analysis of the ‘War on Autism’, the ‘War on Terror’ and the racist and ableist production of threatening ‘types’”, Equity Studies Student Union Disability Studies Week, University of Toronto. March 2012.
  • Keynote Lecture. “We have your son…”: Frames of Terror in Advocacy’s War on Autism”, Critical Autism Seminar. Jointly hosted by Sheffield Hallam University and Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom. January 2011.