Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal Volume 14 Issue 2

Releasing the highly anticipated forum 'The Crip, The Fat and The Ugly in an Age of Austerity: Resistance, Reclamation and Affirmation' w/ Guest Editors Dr. Kirsty Liddiard & Jen Slater. Including a delightful #DisFilm interview w/ Dominick Evans, along with the latest Disability Studies opportunities. Read more at

Published: 2018-06-01


RDS Commitment to Honoring Diversity

Megan Conway
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Creative Works

A Conversation About Film, Activism and Social Media with Disability Activist/Filmmaker Dominick Evans

Raphael Raphael
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Notes from the Field

Online Professional Development: 'Talking With Pictures': Photovoice - June 2-10, 2018

Genesis Leong
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Disability Studies 2018 Fall Online Courses

Genesis Leong
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Call for Presentations: Disability Studies

Genesis Leong
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Dissertation & Abstracts v14i2

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The Crip, the Fat and the Ugly in an Age of Austerity

The Crip, The Fat and The Ugly in an Age of Austerity: Resistance, Reclamation and Affirmation

Jen Slater, Kirsty Liddiard
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My Infectious Encounters as an Autistic Epidemic

Jessica L. Benham
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Reclaiming the Margins in the Face of the Quantified Self

Gabi Schaffzin
Abstract 1105 | Word Downloads 138 PDF Downloads 144 TXT Downloads 133

NoBody’s Perfect: Charm, Willfulness and Resistance

Maria Tsakiri
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Working to Feel Better or Feeling Better to Work? Discourses of Wellbeing in Austerity Reality TV

Rowan Voirrey Sandle, Katy Day, Tom Muskett
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