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Writer's block : disability on campus

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Alternate title:Disability on campus
Summary:Dramatization of interviews between an admissions panel for a literary honor society and four aspiring writers, each with a different disability. Following the interviews the panel members discuss the candidates and come to the realization that they are judging the applicants based on their disabilities instead of their abilities.
The cast and crew of this production includes individuals both with and without disabilities.
Provider:University of Maryland at College Park
University of Maryland at College Park. Libraries
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Topical subjects:Discrimination against people with disabilities United States
College students with disabilities United States Social conditions
People with disabilities United States Social conditions
Credits:Cast: Greg Malarkey, Carlamaria Mata, Antwain Shaw, Bren Ewen, Yasmin Reyazzudin, Kathy Anne Powell, Beren Aldridge. Camera, Kim LeDuff, Michael Pack, Sonia Taylor ; editor, Juana Godinez ; music, Constantine Zhigulin.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Education
Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Films@UM Browse terms:Education
Civil Rights, Discrimination
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