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Spring 2020 Kennesaw State University Research Symposium
Image description: Two men clasping hands together in front of a drape with the text “Friendship ended with Sheldon. Now Abed is my best friend”. There is a picture of Sheldon Cooper from Big Bang Theory with a red X crossing him out on the bottom left and a picture of Abed Nadir from CommunityContinue reading “Calling Me Sheldon is an Insult”
Image description: A brain being scrubbed by a yellow sponge Trigger warning: This article discusses sensitive material related to Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). The most common intervention for autism is known as Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Among other things, ABA is often boasted as being evidence-based despite reviews of said evidence showing it to beContinue reading “ABA’s Super Effective PR Machine”
[Image description: the rainbow infinity loop symbol with several characters. From left to right: SpongeBob, Goo, Lilo, and Luigi.] Just as there are fictional characters that the LGBT+ community suspects to be “queer-coded” in that they identify with said character on the basis that they think the character is also LGBT+, Autistic people do theContinue reading “Autistic-Coded Characters”
Hello! My name is Ira Eidle. I am a young Autistic Self-Advocate, a performer, and a writer. I am hoping to make content that is both informative and entertaining. You will see me post a lot of my opinions on here, but you will also get a taste of how I am using theatre to push for autism acceptance and appreciation and to celebrate neurodiversity. You can learn more about me and view my completed work as well as look at what I am currently working on in the tabs. You can find the work and resources of other Autistic and Disability Activists in the “Resources” tab.
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