"We must raise our voices," she said. We must fight so that disabled people in Mexico have equal rights and become full members of society."

Jorge Pineda
* 12. September 1947 in Mexico
† 3. January 2000 in Mexico
Nationality at birth: Mexico
Nationality at death: Mexico
Father

Miguel Brimmer

*
† 22. August 1967
Mother

Sari Brimmer

* Wien
† December 1982
Partner

Florencia Morales Sánchez

Siblings

David Brimmer

* 1945 Mexico
Child

Alma Florencia Brimmer

* 1977
Country of struggle for human rights: Mexico
Place of the fight for human rights: Mexico City
Area Type From To Location
School Centro de Rehabilitación Mexiko-Stadt
School Universität (UNAM) Mexiko-Stadt
School Secundaria No. 68 Mexiko-Stadt
School Preparatoria Mexiko-Stadt
Profession, Activities Writer Mexiko-Stadt
Profession, Activities Aktivist Mexiko-Stadt

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When did the story become known?

1979

Where did the story become known?

Mexiko, USA

By whom did the story become known?

Books

Prizes, Awards

1988: Avon Zazil Preis
1995: Medalla al Mérito Ciudadano (Bürgerliche Verdientsmedaille)

Literature (literature, films, websites etc.)

Antebi, Susan (2009): Carnal Inscribtions. Spanish American Narratives of Corporal Difference and Disability. New York: Palgrave Macmillan
Bloch, Avital (2009): Afterword. In: Gaby Brimmer: An Autobiography in Three Voices. University Press of New England. S. 167-188
Heumann, Judith; Pineda, Jorge (2009): Foreword. In: Gaby Brimmer: An Autobiog-raphy in Three Voices. University Press of New England. S. vi–x
Umansky, Lauri (2009): Introduction to the English-language edition. In: Gaby Brimmer: An Autobiography in Three Voices. University Press of New England. S. xi–xxix.

Own works

Poniatowska, Elena (1979): Gaby Brimmer. México, D. F.; Barcelona, Buenos Aires: Editorial Grijalbo.
Poniatowska, Elena (2009): Gaby Brimmer: An Autobiography in Three Voices. University Press of New England.
Brimmer, Gaby (1981): Gaby, un ano despues. México, D. F.; Barcelona, Buenos Aires: Editorial Grijalbo. Brimmer Gaby (1982): Cartas de Gaby. México, D. F.; Barcelona, Buenos Aires: Editorial Grijalbo.

  • Personality
  • Family environment
  • Political attitude
  • Religious attitude
  • Charity (NGOs)
  • Education
  • Solidarity
  • Other

INTRODUCTION

 

THE STORY

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