Sarah J. Melcher, Mikeal C. Parsons, Amos Yong, eds. The Bible and Disability: A Commentary. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2017. xi + 498 pp. $59.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60258-621-5; $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4813-0853-3.
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.
I am very pleased to announce that the edited collection Literatures of Madness: Disability Studies and Mental Health is officially available in print and electronic form. Literatures of Madness: Disability Studies and Mental Health brings together scholars working in disability studies, mad studies, feminist theory, Indigenous studies, postcolonial theory, Jewish literature, queer studies, American studies, trauma studies, and comics to create an intersectional community of scholarship in literary disability studies of mental health.
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Jasbir K. Puar. The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 296 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6918-9.
Reviewed by M. Lynn Rose (American University of Iraq, Sulaimani) Published on H-Disability (July, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)
Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52822