Dashiell delivered this impressive presentation about Down Syndrome and disabilities in general to the students and faculty of Crystal Springs Uplands School in February 2022. He spoke about his personal experience as someone with Down Syndrome, the history of how society has viewed and treated people who have disabilities, his advocacy work, and how we might help bring awareness to the community.
Ed Roberts Oral History Project
Yo! Disabled and Proud presented their year-long project of interviews with people who knew Ed Roberts, an amazing disability rights activist. Dashiell’s speech and poem start at 38:49.
Click the links below for more of Dashiell’s projects
Almost Endangered video series
That Something Extra YouTube show