Flapjack State: Assuming we are listening


Often, people write about marginalized groups of people, in ways that make it clear that they’re assuming that we don’t read what they say.

So — whenever you’re writing about a group of people, assume that some members of that group are listening.

Disabled folks, people…

Yeah, we just did this in an art history class I’m taking about Indian art

The guy showed us a video about the Daniells’ “Oriental Scenery” paintings of India

It was clearly produced by and for white non-Indians, it was really obvious

With regard to disability I’ve had this experience personally in every psychology course I’ve ever taken.