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Francesco and Manuel Aires Mateus have an incredible and welldeserved position this day at the modern Portoguese structure scene...

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Yet our insistence that disadvantage and exclusion are the result of discrimination and prejudice, and our criticisms of the medical model of disability, have made us wary of acknowledging our experiences of impairment. Impairment is safer not mentioned at all . . What we need to do is to find a way to integrate impairment into our whole experience and sense of ourselves for the sake of our own physical and emotional well-being, and subsequently for our individual and collective capacity to work against disability.

There are two occupations of architecture: the activities of the architect and the actions of the user. The architect and the user both produce architecture, the former by design, the latter by use. As architecture is experienced it is made by the user as much as the architect. Neither are the two terms mutually exclusive. They exist within each other. Just as the architect is also a user, the user can be an illegal architect. (Hill 1998: 6) 3 Users is another difficult word. The lack of purchase or slipperiness of, and contestation over many of the key terms in this volume is of course itself a strong indication of how anxiously hidden are the difficulties in resonantly articulating human relations with each other, space and artefacts and the inherent flaws and contradictions built into much of our commonsense language.

Thereafter, I always had to have clothes with a strategically placed pocket. So it was, and so it is. (Thomas 1999a: 54) 20 Starting from disability Vivian Sobchack, by comparison, enjoys a creative tension between ‘passing’ as abled with a prosthetic leg, and wanting to display its virtues: My objective description of the prosthetic as technology doesn’t begin to touch on the great pride that I’ve felt in my physical accomplishments or the great delight that I take both in the way my prosthetic leg can pass as real and the desire I have to show it off.

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