Sex and Disability

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The title of this collection of essays, Sex and Disability, unites two terms that the popular imagination often regards as incongruous. The major texts in sexuality studies, including queer theory, rarely mention disability, and foundational texts in disability studies do not discuss sex in much detail. What if “sex” and “disability” were understood as intimately […]

A Cultural History of Disability

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How has our understanding and treatment of disability evolved in Western culture? How has it been represented and perceived in different social and cultural conditions?