Jurelle Bruce argues for a mad methodology that centers the “askew” brains, “messiness,” and “pathology” of mad people. What would it look like to not just center the voices of mad people, but to read the world through a mad lens? How would this change our understanding of history, philosophy, art, and, film for example?
What does a Mad methodology and/or pedagogy look like in practice? Consider the readings and your own perspectives. How would a Mad methodology/pedagogy serve communities of color in academic, political, and otherwise social spaces?