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journal for qualitative research

ISSN 1211-5770
Registration code MK ČR: E 8364
Published by the civil association Casopis Biograf
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Biograf 2022/75

Revolution in care and caring revolution of Piepzna-Samarasinha

Anna Fontánová

Revolution in care and caring revolution of Piepzna-Samarasinha

In her collection of essays, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, writer and longtime disability justice activist and performance artist, explores realities and politics of disability justice movement. Rooted in concepts of intersectionality and based on her experience as an activist, she formulates a radically new program of care that centers on grassroots organizing, mutual help, and respect.


disability justice; care work; intersectionality; activism; collective care; disability justice movement.


PIEPZNA-SAMARASINHA, L.L. (2018): Care work: Dreaming disability justice. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press. 225 stran. ISBN 978-1-55152-738-3

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FONTÁNOVÁ, J. (2022): Revoluce v péči a pečující revoluce Piepzny-Samarasinhy [Revolution in care and caring revolution of Piepzna-Samarasinha]. Biograf (75-76): 10 paragraphs. Avalaible at: [last access20. 07. 2024]

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