United Disability Services
Contact: Phyllis Boerner, Publication Director
701 S Main Street
Akron, OH 44311–1019
Unique to the field of disability studies, the award-winning publication, Kaleidoscope, Exploring the Experience of Disability through Literature and the Fine Arts, expresses the experience of disability from the perspective of individuals, families, healthcare professionals, and society as a whole. The material chosen for Kaleidoscope strives tochallenge and overcome stereotyping, patronizing, and sentimental attitudes towards disability. Fiction, personal essays, poetry, book reviews, and art in a variety of forms, are all featured in various issues. Kaleidoscope is published twice a year; annual subscription rates (two issues) are $10.00 individual and $15.00 institutional. Excerpts from past issues and the guidelines for submission can be found by visiting: http://www.udsakron.org/services/kaleidoscope/.
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