Disability Studies Quarterly

Disability Studies Quarterly (DSQ) is the journal of the Society for Disability Studies (SDS). It is a multidisciplinary and international journal of interest to social scientists, scholars in the humanities, disability rights advocates, creative writers, and others concerned with the issues of people with disabilities. It represents the full range of methods, epistemologies, perspectives, and content that the multidisciplinary field of disability studies embraces. DSQ is committed to developing theoretical and practical knowledge about disability and to promoting the full and equal participation of persons with disabilities in society. (ISSN: 1041-5718; eISSN: 2159-8371)

Vol 35, No 1 (2015): General Issue

Table of Contents


Privacy, Dependency, Discegenation: Toward a Sexual Culture for People with Intellectual Disabilities HTML
Rachel Adams
Robots, Disability, and Good Human Life HTML
Antonio Carnevale
“You’re such a good friend”: A woven autoethnographic narrative discussion of disability and friendship in Higher Education HTML
Mark Anthony Castrodale, Daniel Zingaro
Listen and Speak: Power-Knowledge-Truth and Cochlear Implants in Toronto HTML
Tracey Edelist
Legendary LD: Learning Disabilities, Creativity, and Social Class HTML
Chris Hale
The Replaceable Fetus: A Reflection on Abortion and Disability HTML
Bertha Alvarez Manninen
Accessibility on the Move: Investigating how Students with Disabilities at the University of Manitoba Experience the Body, Self, and Physical Activity HTML
Fiona J Moola
Disability and eLearning: Opportunities and Barriers HTML
Mike Kent
Video Game Accessibility: A Legal Approach HTML
George Powers, Vinh Nguyen, Lex Frieden
“Crying Doesn’t Work”: Emotion and Parental Involvement of Working Class Mothers Raising Children with Developmental Disabilities HTML
Amy Christine Sousa

Cultural Commentary

Autism, Art and the World Behind the World: Adventures in Neurodiverse Communication. PDF
Brent White, Sonia Boue

Creative Works

Reading "The Disappearing Trick" One Last Time HTML
Nancy Scott

Book and Film Reviews

Disability, Inc.: The Exploitation of Difference by the Prison-Industrial Complex HTML
Jennifer Anne Janechek

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