jennifer l. brown

ACTIVIST

WRITER

INSTRUCTOR

SPEAKER

 
 

Forging a More Accessible Future

JENNIFER L. BROWN IS A DEAF ACTIVIST WHOSE WORK FOCUSES ON DISABILITY RIGHTS – AND ITS INTERSECTION WITH BODY AND THOUGHT POLITICS

 
 
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LATEST POST

When Pain Isn’t Normal — And Doctors Don’t Listen.

Because I was Deaf, I never really saw a doctor on my own. I didn’t get the benefit of interpreters at my appointments until I grew up, got married, and moved away. I always thought the pain that I experienced every day, and particularly around my period, was normal — because I was told that was the case.

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FAVORITE RESOUrCES

DISABILITY VISIBILITY PROJECT: INTERVIEWS

Rogan Shannon:
Deaf YouTuber

digital.gov: social media accessibility

ADAPT: free
our people

 

MIChELLE ELMAN: BODY CONFIDENCE COACH

DEAFHOOD YOGA: DEAF-CENTERED YOGA

BODYWISE FOUNDATION: TRAUMA-SENSITIVE YOGA

HELPING EDUCATE TO ADVANCE THE RIGHTS OF DEAF COMMUNITIES

 
 
 

YOGA INSTRUCTION

 
 
 
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BRING JENNIFER TO YOUR EVENT!

Jennifer is available to speak at your conference, university, or organization on a variety of powerful, hard-hitting topics to bring more awareness and compassion to your audience. Her expertise includes the following:

  • Deaf Personal and Cultural Identity

  • Disability Justice and Deaf Awareness

  • Accessible Work Spaces

Learn more about Jennifer’s offerings – and find out how she can be a fit for your next event.

 

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