Skip to main content

Community Reads: Barriers and Belonging: Personal Narratives of Disability

Community Reads are partnerships between Eccles Health Sciences Library and the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion.

The Book

Book Reviews

Book Review  ALTER-European Journal of Disability Research/ Revue Europeenne de Recherche sur le Handicap. Vol. 11 (3). July-September 2017. 208-209.

Book Review   Temple University Press. Barriers and Belonging: Personal Narratives of Disability. Retrieved from www.temple.edu.

Book Review  Hutchinson, I. (2017). Barriers and belonging: Personal narratives of disability. Journal of Sociology Social Welfare 44(2), 177-179.

 

 
Journal
of
 
Research
11
(2017)
208–213

 

 

About the Editors

About the Editors

Michelle Jarman is an Associate Professor of Disability Studies at the Wyoming Institute for Disabilities. She is also adjunct faculty in Gender and Women’s Studies.  http://www.uwyo.edu/wind/staff/michelle_jarman.html

Leila Monaghan is an Lecturer in Anthropology at Northern Arizona University. http://nau.academia.edu/LeilaMonaghan

Alison Quaggin Harkin is an temporary assistant lecture of Disability Studies, Gender and Women's Studies, and English at the University of Wyoming. http://www.uwyo.edu/wind/staff/alison_harkin.html

 

Author Presentations/Videos

Videos

Disabilities as Specializations University of Utah Health Equity & Inclusion  (Sep. 08, 2017)  I Video I

Dr. Leila Monaghan teaches linguistic and cultural anthropology at Northern Arizona University. Her research interests are broad and include the history of Deaf communities, the impact of HIV/AIDS, the narrative construction of disability, and the role of Native women in the Plains Indian Wars. Co-edited books include Many Ways to be Deaf, and Barriers and Belonging: Personal Narratives of Disability. She visited the University of Utah on September 8th to give a talk titled "Disabilities and Specializations."

 

Journal Articles by Michelle Jarman, Leila Frances Monaghan, & Alison Quaggin Harkin

Journal Articles by Michelle Jarman

Jarman, M. (2006). Exploring the World of the Different in Leslie Marmon Silko's "Almanac of the Dead". MELUS, 31(3), 147-168. Retrieved from http://www.jstor.org/stable/30029655

Jarman, M. (2013). Entanglements of disability, ethnicity, and relations: Orienting toward belonging in george estreich's the shape of the eye. The Journal of American Culture, 36(3), 194-205. Retrieved from http://ezproxy.lib.utah.edu/docview/1852709058?accountid=14677

Jarman, M. (2012). Cultural Consumption and Rejection of Precious Jones: Pushing Disability into the Discussion of Sapphire's Push and Lee Daniels's Precious. Feminist Formations 24(2), 163-185. The Johns Hopkins University Press. Retrieved September 14, 2017, from Project MUSE database.

 

Journal Articles by Leila Frances Monaghan

Carmel, S., & Monaghan, L. (1991). Studying Deaf Culture: An Introduction to Ethnographic Work in Deaf Communities. Sign Language Studies, 73(1), 411-420. Retrieved from https://muse.jhu.edu/article/507028/pdf.

Monaghan, L. (1991). The Founding of Two Deaf Churches: The Interplay of Deaf & Christian Identities. Sign Language Studies, 73(1), 431-452. Retrieved from https://muse.jhu.edu/article/507030/pdf

 

 

 

 

 

Chapter Reading Schedule

DATE LOCATION CHAPTERS RSVP - LIGHT LUNCH
RSVP links are activated each week in advance of session.
Sep. 14, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part I  1 2 3 COMPLETED
Sep. 21, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part I  4 5 6 & 7 COMPLETED
Sep. 28, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part II 1 2 3 COMPLETED
Oct. 5, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part II 4 5 6 COMPLETED
Oct. 12, 2017 NO SESSION NO SESSION NO SESSION
Oct. 19, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part III 1 2 3 COMPLETED
Oct. 26, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part III 4 5 6 COMPLETED
Nov. 2, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part IV 1 2 3 COMPLETED
Nov. 9, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part IV 4 5 6 RSVP
Nov. 16, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part V 1 2 3 RSVP - Link Updated Weekly
Nov. 23, 2017 NO SESSION NO SESSION NO SESSION
Nov. 30, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part V 4 5 6 RSVP - Link Updated Weekly
Dec. 7, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part VI 1 2 3 RSVP - Link Updated Weekly
Dec. 14, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part VI 4 5 6 RSVP - Link Updated Weekly

 

Other Books You May be Interested in Reading