Disability Tropes to Avoid

Here are some articles that might help you avoid using harmful disability tropes in your works.

Disability Tropes 101 series, by Derek Newman-Stille

Derek Newman-Stille is a nine-time Prix Aurora Award winner for their humanities website, Speculating Canada, a blogger at Dis(abled) Embodiment, and they also teach disabilities studies at Trent University. Derek wrote several articles for the Spoonie Authors Network in a series called Disability Tropes 101. Here are the links to these posts: