The positivity myth: a belated response to 60 minutes and the Curtis Landers story.

60 minutes report: http://video.au.msn.com/watch/video/curtis-landers/xwf16yz?from I hate watching television reports on spinal cord injury, which normally to follow a predictable two-part pattern. Part one provides pictures of neck braces, helicopters, ventilation machines, and shocked families, all of which is a visceral reminder of the horror of my own injury, bringing back memories I’d rather forget. Part two ...

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about Shane and his publications

Biography Shane is married to Elly, and together they are the parents of three boys. He is Dean of Theology at Alphacrucis College. On 7 October 2010, Shane had an accident on a pushbike that left him a quadriplegic (C5 incomplete). He is a crip theologian, an ally of feminism, and an open-minded Christian. He usually ...

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