Meet the Authors

Welcome to our Meet the Author series. This series provides an opportunity to learn more about the work ideas and interests of authors who have published through our journal. Check back here and our YouTube channel for the latest episodes.

Episode 4: Prayathna Kowitz

Episode 3: Eric Rosenthal

Episode 2: Julia Bahner

Episode 1: Leah Burch

Photos of Dr Miro Griffiths MBE (Top) and Christian Harrison (Bottom)

This feature has been developed by Dr Miro Griffiths MBE. Miro is a member of the Executive Editorial Team for the IJDSJ. He is a well-known British disability activist and academic, currently a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellow based at the University of Leeds. He is also the incoming Co-Director of the Centre for Disability Studies, an interdisciplinary research centre exploring disabled people’s oppression, marginalisation, and liberation.

Christian Harrison is the Editorial Assistant for the IJDSJ. Christian is currently completing his doctoral studies at the University of Leeds, where he is a member of the Centre for Disability Studies. His research focuses upon disabled trans people’s social media use.

If you have any feedback or have ideas for the development of this feature, please do not hesitate to contact Miro and Christian via our email: OR click on the following link to go to our Meet the Author Feedback Form: