Podcast Episode 6 – Canadian Disability History

Disability History Association Podcast – Episode 6 (November 2018): Canadian Disability History Dr. Nancy Hansen (University of Manitoba) discusses disability history and activism in Canada. Download mp3 file here. Download pdf transcript here. Dr. Nancy Hansen is an Associate Professor and Director of the Interdisciplinary Master’s Program in Disability Studies at the University of Manitoba.… Continue Reading Podcast Episode 6 – Canadian Disability History

Podcast Episode 5 – Disability in Medieval Europe

Disability History Association Podcast – Episode 5 (October 2018): Disability in Medieval Europe Recent MA graduate Greg Carrier (University of Alberta) discusses his work on deafness and disability in medieval Europe. Audio is not available for this episode. Please download the pdf transcript here. Greg Carrier is a deaf-blind graduate student who is interested in… Continue Reading Podcast Episode 5 – Disability in Medieval Europe

Podcast Episode 4 – Global Histories of Disability

Disability History Association Podcast – Episode 4 (September 2018): Global Histories of Disability PhD students Chao Wang (University of Chicago), Katherrine Healey (Yale University), and Elizabeth McFayden (University of Illinois at Chicago) discuss their experiences attending “Global Histories of Disability,” a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute. Audio is not available for this episode. Please download… Continue Reading Podcast Episode 4 – Global Histories of Disability

Podcast Episode 3 – Disabled Homemakers in Postwar America

Disability History Association Podcast – Episode 3 (May 2018): Disabled Homemakers in Postwar America Dr. Laura Micheletti Puaca discusses her chapter, “The Largest Occupational Group of All the Disabled: Homemakers with Disabilities and Vocational Rehabilitation in Postwar America,” which was published in the collection Disabling Domesticity (2017) and won one of the Disability History Association’s publication… Continue Reading Podcast Episode 3 – Disabled Homemakers in Postwar America

Podcast Episode 2 – Blindness in French Fiction

Disability History Association Podcast – Episode 2 (March 2018): Blindness in French Fiction Dr. Hannah Thompson discusses her new book, Reviewing Blindness in French Fiction, 1789-2013. Download mp3 file here. Download pdf transcript here. Dr Hannah Thompson (Hannah.thompson@rhul.ac.uk) is a Reader in French at Royal Holloway, University of London. She has published widely on nineteenth-century… Continue Reading Podcast Episode 2 – Blindness in French Fiction