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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.

 

 
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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. 

Ihttp://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  
Sep. 21, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part I  4 5 6 & 7 RSVP
Sep. 28, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part II 1 2 3 RSVP
Oct. 5, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part II 4 5 6 RSVP
Oct. 12, 2017 NO SESSION NO SESSION NO SESSION
Oct. 19, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part III 1 2 3 RSVP
Oct. 26, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part III 4 5 6 RSVP
Nov. 2, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part IV 1 2 3 RSVP
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
Nov. 23, 2017 NO SESSION NO SESSION NO SESSION
Nov. 30, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part V 4 5 6 RSVP
Dec. 7, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part VI 1 2 3 RSVP
Dec. 14, 2017 Garden Level Bays 1 & 2 Part VI 4 5 6 RSVP

 

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