Disability Awareness Month Poets
Disability Awareness Month Resources
Poems and Artists
The Wanting Way
For neurodivergent, non-speaking poets, collaboration is the basis of language. Read about poet Adam Wolfond and his book The Wanting Way
See a collection of poems gathered by the Poetry Foundation. The guiding idea for this collection of poems and essays by disabled poets is reclamation.
Artists and Activists
The Disability Arts Movement was led by extraordinary disabled people and their allies. Learn more by reading biographies of the artists and activists who contributed to this incredible Movement.
Fifteen Poetry Recommendations
The following recommendations are less interested in writers’ diagnoses and far more interested in the ways the poets’ writing can help us all connect more fully and completely.