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JADE PERRY - 

Jade Perry is a mystic and activist who writes about the intersections of race, spirituality and chronic illness. As a tarot card reader, emerging herbalist, and multimedia artist, Jade wears many hats. Jade also always wears tasteful glasses. In this episode, Jade talks about the fluidity of disability, an experimental strip class, and her grandmother’s style of resistance.

SHOW NOTES

Jade recommends:

#SpoonieChat on Twitter created by @DawnMGibson

Oppression and The Body by Christine Caldwell and Lucia Bennett Leighton

Kindling: Writings on the Body by Aurora Levins Morales

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Jade's website, where you can read more about chronic illness and that spoonie life.

Jade's organization, Mystic Soul Project, a contemplative activist nonprofit that centers queer people of color.

Rashida KhanBey Miller's #ReclaimingYourSexy body confidence workshop

Follow Jade on Twitter @Jade_T_P

Follow Deborah on Twitter @deborahjianlee