4 January 2018

Autism and Neurodiversity (Rebroadcast from January 2016)

In recent decades, significant attention has been paid to the civil rights of the physically disabled; but the same cannot be said for those suffering from mental disabilities such as autism. This week, the social stigmas attached to autism and how we can better understand autism through the lens of neurodiversity.

This interview originally aired in January 2016.

Guest: Jigna Desai, Chair of the Department of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies at the University of Minnesota