Update 3: Answering the ‘Why’ Question, Significance of My Findings

Much of my research thus far has focused primarily on determining whether the dominant political discourse on disability is framed through the medical model. My empirical evidence, including the focus and allocation of NIH research funds, and the framing of charity advocacy campaigns, indicates that political discourse does tend to reinforce this medicalized imaginary of […]

Research Realities and Running Out of Time

In my last blog post I was at home optimistically learning about some park history and tinkering around with my story map. After that blog post it took me way too long to figure out that I was not using the correct kind of story map for what I wanted to build. Who knew? When […]