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: 
Liat Ben-Moshe, Chris Chapman, Allison C. Carey, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ian Miller

Miller on Ben-Moshe and Chapman and Carey, 'Disability Incarcerated: Imprisonment and Disability in the United States and Canada'


Liat Ben-Moshe, Chris Chapman, Allison C. Carey, eds. Disability Incarcerated: Imprisonment and Disability in the United States and Canada. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. xvi + 297 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-39323-4; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-137-40405-3.

Reviewed by Ian Miller (University of Ulster)
Published on H-Disability (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison

WEB: New audio version of Homer Greene's "The Blind Brother" (1886)

Librivox just added an audio version of an 1886 book for younger readers, "The Blind Brother" by Homer Greene (1853-1940), that may be of interest to disability historians.  (Note that Librivox recordings are made by volunteers and will vary in quality.)  Here's the blurb:

The Blind Brother

Homer GREENE (1853 - 1940)

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