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Books Beyond Barriers

Episode Playlist
Books Beyond Barriers - 17-07-2024 - Show 03 - Survival of the fittest( 0:20:23)       
Episode Information
Show 03 - Survival of the fittest - Children's books and holiday survival tips - Krissy reviews 4 children's books from the library and offers up some tips and low cost activity ideas for the school holidays. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 17/07/2024 11:00:00 a.m.
Books Beyond Barriers - 03-07-2024 - Show 02 - Rebels and Resistance( 0:21:49)       
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Show 02 - Rebels and Resistance - Review of two personal stories - Not A Leg To Stand On, about a woman born in 1940s in Liverpool, UK with Spina bifida and her experiences in and out of hospitals, relationships and jobs. Laughing At My Nightmare is by a then 21 year old who uses humour throughout the telling of his life events as not only a way to feel what he calls “normal” but also as a way to negotiate his life challenges and relationships. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 3/07/2024 11:00:00 a.m.
Books Beyond Barriers - 19-06-2024 - Show 01 - Parenting disabled child to a career( 0:24:32)       
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The host, Krissy's Wright shares her story and journey of how she grew from being a young mum to a medically fragile child with Down syndrome, to how she became the Librarian for the CCS Disability Action Library and Information Service. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 19/06/2024 11:00:00 a.m.
Books Beyond Barriers (Trailer)( 0:0:30)       
Episode Information
Books Beyond Barriers explores the wonders of books, resources, research and insights all about (and for!) the disability community. In each episode, host Krissy Wright, librarian at the CCS Disability Action Library and Information Service, will provide helpful resource recommendations, share gems of information, and sometimes even invite special guests to share their insights. Whether you’re looking for resources on a specific topic, want to learn something new about disability or simply want to hear from people who understand your lived experience, Books Beyond Barriers is here to support you on your journey. Join us as we dive into the diverse stories that make up the disability community and strive to make good information accessible to all!
Published: 11/06/2024 11:30:00 a.m.