The Genius Of Disability

Episodes

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01The Genius of Disability: Al-Ma'arri - Visionary Free Thinker20150105
01The Genius of Disability: Al-Ma'arri - Visionary Free Thinker2015010520160418 (R3)Tom Shakespeare discusses the blind tenth-century Arabian poet Al-Ma'arri.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02The Genius of Disability: Bryan Pearce - What Would I Do If I Didn't Paint?20150106
02The Genius of Disability: Bryan Pearce - What Would I Do If I Didn't Paint?2015010620160419 (R3)Tom Shakespeare on painter Bryan Pearce, born with the metabolic disorder phenylketonuria.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03Arturo Bispo do Rosario: The Sculptor Who Saved the World20150107
03Arturo Bispo do Rosario: The Sculptor Who Saved the World2015010720160420 (R3)Tom Shakespeare discusses sculptor Arturo Bispo do Rosario, who had schizophrenia.

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05Lucy Jones: Crawling To Glory2015010920160421 (R3)Tom Shakespeare celebrates painter Lucy Jones, who was born with cerebral palsy.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.