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.

Recent Content

Author: 
Emily Abel
Reviewer: 
Pamela L. Dale

Dale on Abel, 'Living in Death’s Shadow: Family Experiences of Terminal Care and Irreplaceable Loss'


Emily Abel. Living in Death’s Shadow: Family Experiences of Terminal Care and Irreplaceable Loss. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. 184 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2184-1.

Reviewed by Pamela L. Dale (University of Exeter)
Published on H-Disability (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison

Re: Jennings on Davis, 'Enabling Acts: The Hidden Story of How the Americans with Disabilities Act Gave the Largest US Minority Its Rights'

Audra writes that, since publication of her review, Lennard Davis has archived his oral histories with University of California-Berkeley's Bancroft Library, and they will be available for use at a future date. Iain

CFP: Disability Gains for the Academy: Exploring Pedagogies in Disability Studies

Disability Gains for the Academy: Exploring Pedagogies in Disability Studies

Symposium:

     Friday 15th September 2017

     Centre for Culture and Disability Studies, Liverpool Hope University

Keynote Presentation:

     The Tripartite Model: Complex Representation for Complex Embodiment

     Associate Professor David Bolt, Liverpool Hope University

 

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