Canadian Journal of Disability Studies

The Canadian Journal of Disability Studies publishes peer-reviewed original articles that advance research in the multidisciplinary, international field of disability studies.

All content is totally open access. The CJDS never charges any processing or publication fees, and is free and open to the public. This ensures that scholarship in the CJDS reaches the broadest possible audience, with no barriers for authors, institutions, or readers. The journal also advocates for Open Accessibility, ensuring that all content is fully accessible.

The journal embraces a wide range of methodologies and perspectives, values collaborative and cross-disciplinary work, community partnership, and creative approaches to scholarship.

Research in the Canadian Journal of Disability Studies will be of interest to scholars and students from across all academic disciplines, as well as anyone involved in disability arts, advocacy, community organization or policy.  The journal foregrounds a critical disability studies perspective, committed to disability rights.

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Call For Proposals: Telling Ourselves Sideways, Crooked, and Crip

 
We seek submissions that engage in playful, non-normative, experiential, and experimental formats and that use such (de)compositional forms to create/explore crip knowledges, enactments, aesthetics, and corporealities.  
Posted: 2015-05-05 More...
 

Call For Proposals: Handicap et Cultures Francophones

 
Numéro spécial de la Revue canadienne des études sur l’incapacité axé sur les personnes en situation de handicap dans le contexte culturel francophone.  
Posted: 2014-11-20 More...
 

Call For Proposals: Disability and Francophone Cultures

 
This special issue of the Canadian Journal of Disability Studies will focus on disability within Francophone cultural contexts.  
Posted: 2014-11-20 More...
 

Call For Proposals: “Law, Religion and Disability”

 

Call for proposals for a Special Issue of the Canadian Journal of Disability Studies.

 
Posted: 2014-09-10 More...
 
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Vol 4, No 2 (2015)


You can click on this image to open the issue. Image depicts a small wheelchair made out of a folded origami dollar bill sitting on a wood table.
Image depicts a small wheelchair made out of a folded origami dollar bill sitting on a wood table.