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Spalding’s Callum Brazzo: Disney are doing a good job in breaking down stigma

Autistic History Month is soon to be over. Over in the minds of those that only cared for 31 days. Over in the minds of politicians. Over in the minds of the general public. But it’s not over for me and my community. Source: Spalding’s Callum Brazzo: Disney are doing a good job in breaking […]

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Spalding’s Callum Brazzo: “So happy we have Rainbow Stars Disability Hub in Sleaford”

Regular columnist Callum Brazzo celebrates the Rainbow Stars Disability Hub this week.   The Rainbow Stars Disability Hub is open! The Sleaford-based charity headed up by Jane Peck and supported by her team have been shining for five years with the hub being a culmination of that work. I spent my Saturday morning in a […]

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Spalding columnist Callum Brazzo is figuring out the mixed messages in Halloween

Halloween this week. When we sexualize nurses and paint pumpkins BLUE!Okay, so I have mixed feelings about this ‘holiday’ for a range of reasons so if you want to enjoy Halloween without a buzz kill and a downer on things…stop reading.Now we’ve cleared that up, the primary purpose of Halloween or so I thought, was […]

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Autistic Lincs column by Spalding-based performance poet Callum Brazzo, published every week in the Lincolnshire Free Press

Hello there, Callum Brazzo here, continuing to make Autistic Lincs. You may have heard of Greta Thunberg, a young autistic activist. You do now. But why? … Source: Autistic Lincs column by Spalding-based performance poet Callum Brazzo, published every week in the Lincolnshire Free Press

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Autistic Lincs: Spalding Today columnist Callum Brazzo talks about the need to represent the autistic community in an authentic way

Hello there! Callum Brazzo here, continuing to make Autistic Lincs. I was at a family friend’s 18th birthday this past weekend, albeit taking time out every so often because of the social integration, and had parkour training in the sand dunes and have thoroughly refreshed myself for the week ahead. How have your weekends been? […]

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Autistic Lincs: The Autistic Show

Hello there! Callum Brazzo here, continuing to make Autistic Lincs. This is supposed to be The Autism Show 2019 Part 3 to keep with our theme of actually attending the ‘national event for autism’. I didn’t go. Source: Autistic Lincs: The Autistic Show

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10 YEARS OF TED TALKS – AUTISTICS IN CONVERSATION | Callum Brazzo | TEDxNorwichED – YouTube

TEDx Talks   Published on Apr 3, 2017   As a follow up to this own TEDxNorwichED talk “Why we should make mountains out of molehills” Calum performs his own performance poet, about Autism.   This poem the titles and phrases from the 9 TED Talks featured on TED.com plus his own talk. Callum is […]