On Speaking and Not Speaking: Autism, Friendship, Interdependency

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2017
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Loftis, Sonya Freeman
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University of Hawaii at Manoa -- Center on Disability Studies
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This creative nonfiction piece reflects on experiences relating to autism and speech, exploring tensions between independence and interdependency, as well as the potential lines between friendship and accommodation/support in the medical and professional realms.
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autism, speech, communication
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Loftis, S. F. (2017). On speaking and not speaking: Autism, friendship, interdependency. Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal, 13(3).
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