juliamadary

United States

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juliamadary (United States) published:

The Inclusion of Disabilities in Children's Literature

PROMPT: Op-Ed Competition 2021

When the subject of “diversity” comes up in conversation, our minds generally turn to diversity of culture, race, and gender. But we often fail to consider the diversity that goes beyond physical appearance. There is a large population of people with disabilities who share significant problems and experiences, such as physical mobility limitations, and who struggle for social respect and representation. They might have difficulty doing the things we often take for granted: walking, talking, and even breathing. 
 
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