Tom Shakespeare is a senior research fellow at Newcastle University and a consultant at the World Health Organisation, specialising in disability, bioethics and the arts. He writes a regular column at www.bbc.co.uk/ouch and is a member of Arts Council England.
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Tom Shakespeare, a professor of disability research at Norwich Medical School, says early books on disability focused too much on physical impairment, and not enough on the stigma attached to it.