Disability Documentary

As well as writing and colouring, I occasionally create audio and video work. Disability Documentary For my final major project at university I created a radio documentary looking at attitudes towards disability – This section was awarded second prize at the Mencap Journalism Awards 2017 – Like Rock For Disability […]

My Love of Live Music

My love of live music began at the age of 15 when a schoolmate invited me to a Calvin Harris gig in Bournemouth. As a child, I assumed disabled people could not attend gigs or festivals. But that night in Bournemouth changed everything; “It brought me feelings I’d never felt […]

Who Am I?

Hello and welcome to my website Rock For Disability. I bet when you first entered this site your immediate questions were who is this Emma Purcell and what is Rock For Disability about? Well here it is… “Emma is my name and writing is my game! Rockin’ to some tunes, […]

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