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Alice Wong @SFdirewolf San Francisco, CA

Editor, Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century, published by @vintageanchor. Available now: https://t.co/pSuF56ZWNF

3,319 Following   42,284 Followers   345,958 Tweets

Joined Twitter 4/27/12


Yes, @AmandaLeduc, thanks for sharing your experience. I hear this sentiment all the time. For anyone who thinks th… https://t.co/LvATTrB8mm
Retweeted by Alice WongThis is only a small snippet of the email we received...the rest was somehow even less pleasant. Become a member o… https://t.co/T0fgpUhPig
Retweeted by Alice WongKeeping my eye and my focus on uplifting Black healing and wellness work, and supporting my loved one’s. That’s my self and community care.
Retweeted by Alice Wong @SFdirewolf @AmandaLeduc Oh, I think that is such a familiar feeling among people with disabilities, especially tho… https://t.co/El6AatGmgi
Retweeted by Alice WongThis! 👇🏼 https://t.co/IcKiZQ6rgr
Retweeted by Alice WongThread. Poetry Fnd has got $$$ so what is the barrier here? https://t.co/yB3FA9KP2m
Retweeted by Alice Wong @SFdirewolf in @TeenVogue: Inaccessibility is a form of voter suppression. As someone who has voted by mail for the… https://t.co/740InvHaVj
Retweeted by Alice Wong"...for a long time I worried that claiming the word disabled for myself meant that I was taking space away from so… https://t.co/0NjFe2P6vO @FilmEssaying Wow, I want to see this now!Bought @SFdirewolf's very excellent Disability Visibility, which is a must read. And hot off the presses… https://t.co/NecnKO7FEt
Retweeted by Alice WongHad the most perfect day today, which consisted of brainy convos with @NipaChauhan, @DanielZBuchman and @HajerNakuahttps://t.co/96nIoeJ8Wl
Retweeted by Alice WongNext week on Truth Be Told: Alice Wong (@SFdirewolf). Read her powerful op-ed below on how infuriating it is to be… https://t.co/mnDyht3ju8
Retweeted by Alice WongWhen an artist learns his father has Alzheimer's, he decides to preserve their love in a magical play. Tune in or s… https://t.co/OGv7zWr4qg
Retweeted by Alice WongHeading back to @PBS on Mon w/ @TimeMachineFilm just a few months after #AsianAmPBS broadcast. Would love ur help t… https://t.co/BocDvk4N6k
Retweeted by Alice WongDemocrats say the letter violates the law against using government resources to campaign. It’s just the latest exam… https://t.co/WOWqQGuJXi
Retweeted by Alice WongFree transcripts. Just let me read the material, the interviews are not improved by being video only. https://t.co/ISIoZvjDuO
Retweeted by Alice Wong @worldofkali Can't trust the US government under this Republican leadership so I sent mine via Japan Post with a tr… https://t.co/DLwtNFrN7A
Retweeted by Alice WongHey US Voters living in Japan! Are you sending your ballot to the embassy for them to mail over or will you be goi… https://t.co/zEcamvSL1f
Retweeted by Alice Wong(This tweet brought to you by yet another Zoom meeting without captions that I cannot follow, because of APD).
Retweeted by Alice WongIf you could have ONE WISH filled by the accommodation fairy, what would it be? Mine would be: ACCURATE CLOSED CAP… https://t.co/uJHigjLDcu
Retweeted by Alice WongAccess to remote work and study when there’s no global pandemic. https://t.co/7R5NfvhtWU
Retweeted by Alice Wong @besswww Agreed! @flowerqueers @riotheatherrr Mmmmmm! They do keep well and lots of places are now selling frozen dumplings & bunsCN: murder, filicide, ableism “Murder charges: Stearns County mom silenced disabled child's medical device alarm”… https://t.co/pkEB3erRhvAmy Coney Barrett is anti-abortion, anti-gun control, anti-health care, and even seems to oppose same-sex marriage.… https://t.co/igD4N5m1gH
Retweeted by Alice WongNews about Rutgers at 9 AM: "Rutgers Receives $15M Grant to Establish Global Racial Justice Institute" News about… https://t.co/jidAhMhIJa
Retweeted by Alice WongIt isn't too late to RSVP for our first Ask Us Anything! We also want to announce that Holly Scott-Gardner (… https://t.co/N8ibJ9oj5h
Retweeted by Alice WongThese things are nuanced and complicated. I am empathetic to those who don't understand. But that just underscores… https://t.co/1k1oW9Lz6G
Retweeted by Alice WongYes. And when I first started pitching "The Farewell," it was the Chinese companies that insisted I include a white… https://t.co/6gGjzLmCqh
Retweeted by Alice WongI want to hear @MartinFoleyMP’s plan to overhaul and reform Victoria’s public health system, particularly in regard… https://t.co/LuRXTN4ttK
Retweeted by Alice WongThis is the most important thing I read today: supportive housing w/ case management for high utilizers of medical/… https://t.co/Mnfekx3IA8
Retweeted by Alice WongI highly recommend. This panel addressed a lot of mental hospital experiences that are often not discussed in suici… https://t.co/DTyeR3oS3Q
Retweeted by Alice WongThe family is also taking donations via Venmo: @/jgmacc
Retweeted by Alice Wong @amaditalks DITTO!I warned my zygote before its first mitosis not to replicate its unbalanced translocation resulting in lifelong dis… https://t.co/rGwP2dvKmP
Retweeted by Alice WongIf a job application process gives direct and specific instructions on how to apply and explicitly says that applic… https://t.co/zVfPLdhswA
Retweeted by Alice Wong @andraealavant Thanks, friend! @CocoaFly And I don’t mind leftovers but sometimes they aren’t good later!One more for good measure! @autselfadvocacy's voter resource guide here: https://t.co/YY0XdSMnMm
Retweeted by Alice WongAnother great resource is @AAPD's voter resource center: https://t.co/KQajwbzkSo
Retweeted by Alice WongPeople are doing this work around the country! Check out @NCIL's Voting Rights Hub: https://t.co/OAR0v0CuZt This i… https://t.co/VhqaiyDMKC
Retweeted by Alice WongThe Disability Community is facing unique obstacles to voting this cycle (in addition to the same old ones) & we ar… https://t.co/m4G6xZrCbK
Retweeted by Alice Wong @DayAlMohamed @DeafShowRunner You 2 are awesome! @DayAlMohamed, I’m excited and looking forward to this and finally meeting you across the screen! 🥰📺#accessreframed https://t.co/oN0dcZzj17
Retweeted by Alice WongRegister to get the link, folks. Discussion well worth watching. https://t.co/Plx5iSh7z5
Retweeted by Alice WongPpl w/pre-existing conditions have to juggle: doctor apps, meds, inaccessible: transportation, education, job marke… https://t.co/sQWUj1vEtH
Retweeted by Alice WongPersonal responsibility is not a solution to a problem; it's a sign of an impoverished analysis.
Retweeted by Alice WongWe must ensure a COVID-19 vaccine is submitted to the FDA w/ adequate data on safety & effectiveness & is reviewed… https://t.co/NWbdQU6csC
Retweeted by Alice WongHe was amazing in “Underground”—cannot wait to see this. https://t.co/6vE8yldWFN
Retweeted by Alice WongMost Americans can't comprehend the myriad horrors happening now - and how much worse it can get. Because we don't… https://t.co/UOL9zp2lU0
Retweeted by Alice WongHer family relations mean NOTHING to me b/c if confirmed she AND her kids will have healthcare for life, while taki… https://t.co/ORF5fjj6cm
Retweeted by Alice WongLike what??? People with pre-existing conditions are supposed to take responsibility for literally the conditions out of their control.
Retweeted by Alice WongAs a literal baby in the year 1991, I must’ve birthed myself therefore I am responsible for my Cerebral Palsy. I… https://t.co/3B3qPTOOZM
Retweeted by Alice Wong @SeikoSlimo555 @FilmEssaying Too pretty! And not filling so it is allowed 😭 @SFdirewolf 🌈 Covid-19 is a pre-existing condition a large number of Americans will have now. 🌈
Retweeted by Alice Wong @PriceMargaret “Thank you for the invitation. This sounds like a fantastic event. Is there an honorarium associated with it?”
Retweeted by Alice Wong @PriceMargaret "Are you in the position to provide compensation for this event?" Or "Previously, I've been compensa… https://t.co/3tZ7RdLhCG
Retweeted by Alice WongWhat do you say when someone asks you to do a speaking job and makes no mention of compensation? I have a blunt/st… https://t.co/qg2SdH8oGp
Retweeted by Alice WongAmy Coney Barrett is awful and must be stopped. Pass it on.
Retweeted by Alice WongBlack Women give me hope every day - despite everyone trying to take it from us.
Retweeted by Alice WongBut what I don't understand is that @PoetryFound knows access is important. They pubbed @johnleeclark 's "Tactile A… https://t.co/tEcUW1OD0n
Retweeted by Alice WongI myself am confused b/c the show is supported by @PoetryFound & that place once turned one of my poems into the fi… https://t.co/qAY4vUjwx3
Retweeted by Alice WongBreaking the law. But nobody has ever said, "we think you might be breaking the law" to @slowdownshow b/c we all wa… https://t.co/6toJU2lQdv
Retweeted by Alice WongBut it is not "just a poem" each day b/c there is talking before the poem about the poem. This talking has been… https://t.co/xhcnlUKN6k
Retweeted by Alice WongIt is possible the show mistakes itself for "just a poem" each day and the show publishes the poem to the show's we… https://t.co/A6vYBuAduw
Retweeted by Alice WongI do not know how to feel about this, so I am just going to state it plainly. Disabled people have been asking… https://t.co/LpTgFDF70Q
Retweeted by Alice Wong#CripLit #poetry #OwnVoices #AccessIsLove https://t.co/kBm6s55C0j @MerEaton Thank you for all you do! In our first & second study of disability representation on television, you are… https://t.co/KcEhdhmIko
Retweeted by Alice WongWow I am truly humbled. Thank you so very much for this thread. 🙏🏻 I appreciate your recognition. https://t.co/mIaQb3oKVZ
Retweeted by Alice WongI'M ON THIS PANEL. Access Reframed aims to educate, advocate & enact change towards greater access for creators & a… https://t.co/1WQrUoD4vE
Retweeted by Alice Wong#Rutgers just fired ALL #adjuncts in the giant Writing Program for the Spring! After putting tremendous effort into… https://t.co/gTOq7KrfxA
Retweeted by Alice WongBreaking: A U.S. district judge has blocked Texas from eliminating straight-ticket voting as an option for people a… https://t.co/CBPEdSPH2O
Retweeted by Alice WongIt’s doing my heart good to be in the presence of so many happy Black folks & other queer folks of color. This drag… https://t.co/92JCahFg8R
Retweeted by Alice WongYou might not be ”pro-life” if: 1. You don’t believe healthcare is a human right 2. You vote for candidates that… https://t.co/JrIuNomigx
Retweeted by Alice Wong @atima_omara Yup!! I’’ also thinking how ‘adult’ entrees are centered around this normative standard that doesn’t f… https://t.co/v3qh4sEZDO @SFdirewolf I will totally order appetizers as an entree. I’ve never ordered off the kids menu since I was actually… https://t.co/OecYbS0Y7u
Retweeted by Alice WongCannot wait for abolish the carceral system. This cruelty is too much.
Retweeted by Alice Wong @Woo_Judy Why not, riiiight?!?Video on-demand streaming and accessibility: The Big Hack survey feedback https://t.co/xRbeTBQ8QC
Retweeted by Alice WongJudge Amy Coney Barrett has a track record of harming the AAPI community, pregnant people, immigrants, and more. Sh… https://t.co/x4pyPwIG1B
Retweeted by Alice WongI have no shame ordering something from the kid’s menu because sometimes I just want chicken tenders & fries. Bec… https://t.co/VwPzhAuRUzLike I don’t even have kids, but even I know that. Some kids have sensory/disability issues that make them particul… https://t.co/toXRVN8FBy
Retweeted by Alice WongThere are many hills on which I will die, but a “kids menu” argument is not one of them. All over the world there a… https://t.co/pPYzg8nyDN
Retweeted by Alice WongI want to boost this again, because it was such an important discussion—and @DrOniBee is a voice of enlightenment i… https://t.co/pFEbdssthp
Retweeted by Alice WongAh I see the new trick is ‘you can go remote, but you’ll be a freelancer, not a staff member.'
Retweeted by Alice Wong‘Herd immunity?’ More like ‘heard immunity,’ am I right?
Retweeted by Alice WongAnd oh boy you better believe I'm preemptively muting this one.
Retweeted by Alice Wongremember when social security payments were called entitlements instead of benefits? we should bring that back.
Retweeted by Alice Wong @DawnMGibson @BregmanPs Something worth defending! @SFdirewolf I'm in the early stages of a book project about how eugenics shaped literacy and education in the unite… https://t.co/3w3X3wgygr
Retweeted by Alice Wongstories like these, about queerness and race and power in pop culture, get to happen at @BitchMedia because of our… https://t.co/IKtfJfKOIG
Retweeted by Alice WongIf you have the means, support independent feminist publications like @BitchMedia 👇 https://t.co/k1JC7IO1o7“Bisexual people are still people, and they only have this one thing—that they may define completely differently—th… https://t.co/SljPi6D2KD
Retweeted by Alice Wong“I can’t help but think about the people who chose to leave television because of their experiences at Ellen. What… https://t.co/tUJzW2xBVH
Retweeted by Alice Wong“At some point, we have to stop stanning RBG, and start figuring out how we can continue her fight.” I wrote about… https://t.co/LiXGMMJrj8
Retweeted by Alice Wongit’s been a week full of writing. icymi, here are a few recent stories in @BitchMedia
Retweeted by Alice Wong @DawnMGibson @BregmanPs Over my dead body!Really looking forward to delivering this talk! https://t.co/RXLkQvdfHP
Retweeted by Alice WongCalifornia is the largest consumer of motor gasoline in the nation — which is why it’s a big deal that Gov. Gavin N… https://t.co/h9cZL8Qgn3
Retweeted by Alice Wonglot of pressure on GBBO to fix literally everything
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