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Essendon woman Margherita Coppolino has been profiled for a book to coincide with Dwarfism Awareness Month

October 1, 2014

MARGHERITA Coppolino is a mediator, disability ¬≠consultant, radio presenter, photographer and boccia player. But she says the first thing people notice is her height. Ms Coppolino has spent decades educating the community about short-statured people so they could see past the differences. “We might be a bit shorter but we live just like everybody else,” […]

Stella Young in ‘Tales from the Crypt’

October 1, 2014

STELLA Young pulls in a capacity Northcote Town Hall audience for the debut of her new show, Tales from the Crypt. This cheeky, no-nonsense, 32-year old, wheelchair-bound, technically medical dwarf (there are 200 different types of dwarfism) was born with the skeletal integrity of a pavlova, so her bones break easily. Regardless, she has to […]

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