H-Disability is a scholarly network that explores the multitude of historical issues surrounding the experience and phenomenon of 'disability.' H-Disability was established in response to the growing academic interest and expanding scholarly literature on issues of disability throughout the world.

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Announcing Volume 7 of Critical Disability Discourses/Discours critiques dans le champ du handicap

Volume 7 of Critical Disability Discourses/Discours critiques dans le champ du handicap (CDD) is now available online:

http://cdd.journals.yorku.ca/index.php/cdd/issue/view/2266

CDD is an open-access peer-review graduate student journal based in Toronto. We publish in French and English and invite original articles and creative contributions as well as reviews of books and other media.

Public Lecture: Ethics, Politics, and the Visual Representation of Disability

Invitation: Public Lecture in English

Professor G. Thomas Couser (New York)

 

PathoGraphic Embodiment:
Ethics, Politics, and the Visual Representation of Disability

 

Thursday, October 13, 2016, 6pm

Room L 115 (seminar theatre across from the cafeteria)

Freie Universität Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195, Berlin

 

ANN: DHA 2016 Book Award

 

The Disability History Association is pleased to announce the 2016 Book Award.

 

After careful consideration, and having received the most submissions to date, the DHA Publication Award Committee awarded the DHA Book Award to: 

 

Sara Scalenghe, Disability in the Ottoman Arab World, 1500-1800 (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014).  

 

Congratulations Sara!

 

Comments from the committee:

 

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