Elizabeth Wright | Guardian Opinion | ‘Inspiration Porn’

Guardian Opinion | Elizabeth Wright | 'Inspiration Porn'

"Paralympians like me are inspirational – and there’s nothing wrong with that"

My business, some would say, is steeped in the concept of “inspiration porn".  I go into schools, speaking to pupils about my Paralympic story with the explicit aim to inspire and motivate – I won bronze in 1996, and a bronze and a silver in 2000.  However, the current debate around “inspiration” and what it means within the context of disability has given me pause for thought...

Read the article in the Guardian at the link below. 

Paralympians like me are inspirational – and there’s nothing wrong with that

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