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Step into the irreverent world of disabled cartoonist Crippen aka Dave Lupton, who has been in the vanguard of disability arts movement for more years than he cares to mention. His work has appeared in mainstream press, on TV and film and is now probably the best Disabled cartoonist in the world!

Crippen looks at Vicky Wright's open letter to Frankie Boyle

16 April 2010

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Crippen's adds a cartoon to Vicky Wright's open letter to Frankie Boyle

I'm devoting this week's blog to directing you to another part of the Disability Arts Online web site. Following newspaper and television coverage about a series of crass and unfunny remarks that Frankie Boyle made during his recent stand-up comedy routine about people with learning difficulties, specifically Down's Syndrome, our very own Vicky Wright has jumped into the fray with an open letter to him. Please click on this link - Vicky's open letter - which really says it all. Nice one Vicky...

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