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Tom Shakespeare

Tom Shakespeare

About Tom Shakespeare

Tom is a Research Fellow at Newcastle University. His non-fiction books include Genetics Politics: from Eugenics to Genome and The Sexual Politics of Disability.

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Tom's garden with climbing roses

Pastures New

In the past few years, Tom Shakespeare has discovered his green fingers. As he leaves the UK for pastures new, he's making big plans for an accessible garden in France.

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