It’s been a year since the initial release of Disability and the Problems of Representation. We believe in sharing research, so we’ve released our flagship issue entirely free, open access online.
You can get the work in it’s absolute entirety at the link below.
Disability and the Problems of Representation: Volume 1, Issue 1–2 Considering Disability Journal
An entry-level graduate led peer-reviewed academic publication in the field of disability studies.
Nichols, C. (2015), ‘The Odd Couple’: Trans* Characters and Disabled Budddies in Two Works of Fiction Considering Disability Journal 1(1–2) pp. 8–20
Houston, E. (2015) ‘Mable is Unstable’: A Feminist Disability Studies Perspective on Early-Twentieth-Century Representations of Disabled Women in Advertisements Considering Disability Journal 1(1–2) pp. 21–29
Smith, E. (2015) Ambigious Bodies: The Self/Body Paradigm as Challenged in Geek Love’s Conjoined Twins and Flanner O’cConnor’s Intersexed ‘Freak in “A Temple of the Holy Ghost” Considering Disability Journal 1(1–2) pp. 30- 41 https://cdjournal.scholasticahq.com/article/834-ambiguous-bodies-the-self-body-paradigm-as-challenged-in-geek-love-s-conjoined-twins-and-flannery-o-connor-s-intersexed-freak-in-a-temple-of-the-holy-ghost
Pilloff, S. (2015) Queer or Cripped? An Analysis of Ability in Stone Butch Blues Considering Disability Journal 1(1–2) pp. 42–52 https://cdjournal.scholasticahq.com/article/835-queer-or-cripped-an-analysis-of-ability-in-stone-butch-blues
Flynn, S. (2015) Equality Culture and Representation: Considerations on the Film Industry Considering Disability Journal 1(1–2) pp. 53–74 https://cdjournal.scholasticahq.com/article/836-equality-culture-and-representation-considerations-on-the-film-industry
DeCoster, J. (2015) Re-claiming (Dis)ability through Performance: The Significanc eof Self-representation in Kinshasa, D.R.Congo Considering Disability Journal 1(1–2) pp. 75–96 https://cdjournal.scholasticahq.com/article/837-re-claiming-dis-ability-through-performance-the-significance-of-self-representation-in-kinshasa-d-r-congo
Khan, J. (2015) Racing Toward Uncertainty: an Ethico-Aesthetics of Imagination Considering Disability Journal 1(1–2) pp. 97–110
Also included are the following book reviews:
“The Four Walls of My Freedom by Donna Thomson” reviewed by Melissa Bender
“Disability Theory by Tobin Siebers” reviewed by Joseph Donica
“Extraordinary Bodies by Rosemarie Garland-Thomson” reviewed by Justin Holliday