“Making Digital History Accessible”

Perspectives on History, the magazine of the American Historical Association, has published a new article on accessibility in digital history with the help of the DHA. You can find the article here, on the AHA website.

Thompson on Cohen, ‘Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck’

Adam Cohen. Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck. New York: Penguin Press, 2016. 416 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59420-418-0. Reviewed by Lauren Thompson (Georgia State University) Published on H-Disability (May, 2017) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison Read more at H-Disability.

Handley-Cousins on Seed and Kenny and Williams, ‘Life and Limb: Perspectives on the American Civil War’

David Seed, Stephen C. Kenny, Chris Williams, eds. Life and Limb: Perspectives on the American Civil War. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 240 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78138-250-9. Reviewed by Sarah Handley-Cousins (University at Buffalo SUNY) Published on H-Disability (May, 2017) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison Read more at H-Disability.

Disability History Association Seeks Members for Several Positions

The Disability History Association (DHA) is an international, nonprofit organization dedicated to the historical study and teaching of disability across all time periods and contexts. The DHA offers its members a community of active and interesting historians building a vibrant field of study. Members also enjoy access to our resources page, which includes our newsletters,… Continue Reading Disability History Association Seeks Members for Several Positions