Review of Eghigian’s The Routledge History of Madness and Mental health, New York: Routledge, 2017

Greg Eghigian, ed. The Routledge History of Madness and Mental Health. Routledge Histories Series. New York: Routledge, 2017. 404 pp. $225.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138- 78160-3. Reviewed by Michael Rembis (University at Buffalo (SUNY)) Published on H-Disability (February, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison With the publication of two important edited an- thologies, Mad Matters: A… Continue Reading Review of Eghigian’s The Routledge History of Madness and Mental health, New York: Routledge, 2017

Alphin Jr on Jarman and Monaghan and Harkin, ‘Barriers and Belonging: Personal Narratives of Disability’

Michelle Jarman, Leila Monaghan, Alison Quaggin Harkin, eds. Barriers and Belonging: Personal Narratives of Disability. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2017. 286 pp. $94.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4399-1387-1. Reviewed by Henry C. Alphin Jr (Drexel University) Published on H-Disability (March, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow) Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=49559 Michelle Jarman, Leila Monaghan, and Alison Quaggin Harkin provide a wondrous… Continue Reading Alphin Jr on Jarman and Monaghan and Harkin, ‘Barriers and Belonging: Personal Narratives of Disability’

Review of Bingham and Green, Seriously Funny, by Daniel Wilson

Shawn Chandler Bingham, Sara E. Green. Seriously Funny: Disability and the Paradoxical Power of Humor. Boulder: Lynne Reinner Publishers, 2017. 200 pp,. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62637-520-8; $65.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-62637-565-9. Reviewed by Daniel J. Wilson (Muhlenberg College) Published on H-Disability (January, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=49882 In Seriously Funny: Disability and the Paradoxical Power of Humor, Shawn Chandler… Continue Reading Review of Bingham and Green, Seriously Funny, by Daniel Wilson

Review of Kuuliala by Christiane N Fabbri

Jenni Kuuliala. Childhood Disability and Social Integration in the Middle Ages: Constructions of Impairments in Thirteenth- and Fourteenth-Century Canonization. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2016. 380 pp. $130.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-2-503-55185-2. Reviewed by Christiane N. Fabbri (Yale University) Published on H-Disability (January, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=47871 Disability and Religion We all know about disability. Friends, family members, and… Continue Reading Review of Kuuliala by Christiane N Fabbri

Review of Devlieger, Miranda-Galarza, Brown, Strickfaden Rethinking Disability by Celeste Sharpe

Patrick Devlieger, Beatriz Miranda-Galarza, Steven E. Brown, Megan Strickfaden, eds. Rethinking Disability: World Perspectives in Culture and Society (Second Edition). Antwerp: Maklu, Garant & Cyclus, 2016. 514 pp. $58.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-441-3417-9. Reviewed by Celeste Sharpe (George Mason University) Published on H-Disability (December, 2017) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison Rethinking Disability: World Perspectives in Culture… Continue Reading Review of Devlieger, Miranda-Galarza, Brown, Strickfaden Rethinking Disability by Celeste Sharpe