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The Risk Pictures: Lennard Davis


Lennard Davis is Distinguished Professor of English at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Davis explores the political, literary, and ethical controversies of disability in numerous books and venues such “Enforcing Normalcy: Disability, Deafness and the Body;” “The End of Normal: Identity in a Biocultural Era” and memoirs including “My Sense of Silence: Memoir of a Childhood with Deafness.” He is a CODA: Child of Deaf Adult. Risk activity: Davis added all handwritten text in the background (except for repeated CODA). Lives in Chicago and NYC


Mixed media and collage on paper

30” x 44”         2016