Disability.TV

A podcast about depictions of disability on television.

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“He's not a monster. He’s just a baby.” This month we look at two related scenes involving Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series “Game Of Thrones”. My guest is Alice Wong, and together we expl...
June 5, 2016
A short episode this time, explaining another change in format … Full Episode Transcript The Disability Reason The Accessible Stall Bones Take Action Ask the producers of “Bones”, encourage the...
May 6, 2016
“Norma, this chair … is my white cane. Where’s yours?” — Chief Robert Ironside There’s more nostalgia this month at Disability.TV, as we re-visit one of the most intriguing episodes of th...
March 31, 2016
“His mind is as active as yours and mine but it's trapped inside a useless, vegetating body. He's kept alive mechanically - a battery-driven heart.” — Commodore Mendez Indulge your inner Trekki...
February 28, 2016
“Lift with your knees son, not your back.” — President Josiah Bartlett The podcast is back at last! Join me aboard Air Force One for one of my all-time favorite disability-themed TV episodes, T...
January 22, 2016
Announcing a new format, new scheduling, and new approach to disability on TV. In short, a reboot! Transcript. Subscribe in iTunes. Subscribe in Stitcher. Comment at Disability Thinking. Twitter: ...
October 14, 2015
“Expertly plotted and beautifully written, Seinfeld was, above all, a celebration of juvenility, a paean to the sense of community that can arise when a group of wholly irresponsible inadequates bon...
August 3, 2015
Update on changes to the Disability.TV Podcast. Transcript Disability.TV PodcastOnline Visitor Survey Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe in Stitcher Support through Patreon Disability Thinking Blog F...
July 13, 2015
In this episode, we focus not on a whole TV series, but a short storyline within a series … the Jessa and Beedie story on HBO’s “Girls.” It starts off as an assisted suicide story, but doesn...
June 23, 2015
What happens when a new TV show you’re looking forward to turns out not to be quite the show you were expecting. That’s what happened when I watched the short-lived, cancelled new series, "Red Ban...
June 8, 2015

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