Stella Palikarova is a writer/filmmaker and co-director of Deliciously Disabled. She is currently completing her Masters of Information at the University of Toronto, with a background in Film and Psychology from York University (2007), having graduated summa cum laude. Her academic interests have always related to the intersecting experiences of disability, from her undergraduate thesis on the dating experiences of adolescent girls with congenital, physical disabilities, to her current thesis work on the ethical implications of cybernetic implants for people with disabilities. For the latter, Stella received a Masters SSHRC. Stella is a frequent guest speaker on subjects pertaining to disability and continues to pursue filmmaking and creative writing.