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: Disability and/in/through fanfiction

 
This special issue invites works that explores disability in fanfiction, disability and fanfiction, and disability through fanfiction.  
Posted: 2015-11-11 More...
 

Call For Proposals: Institutional Survivorship

 

The Huronia Regional Centre, a residential facility for persons diagnosed with intellectual disabilities, operated in Ontario for 133 years until after a long and difficult history it was shut down in 2009. In this special journal issue, in honour of the work accomplished by Huronia survivors, we are interested in the experiences of disability and disablement both within and beyond experiences of institutionalization, and look to explore the meaning of survivorship as it pertains to institutionalization and disability. 

 
Posted: 2015-07-29 More...
 
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Vol 5, No 2 (2016)

Table of Contents

Articles

Michael J. Prince
1-30
Elizabeth Marquis, Ann Fudge Schormans, Bonny Jung, Christina Vietinghoff, Rob Wilton, Sue Baptiste
31-71
Natalie Spagnuolo
72-97
Alexandra Giancarlo, David Shannon, Audrey Kobayashi
98-130
Eric Badu, Peter Agyei-Baffour, Maxwell Peprah Opoku
131-151
Irene Shankar
152-177

Reviews

Cynthia Bruce
178-183
Natalie Spagnuolo
184-191
Majid Turmusani
192-197
Sandra Smele
198-204
Alan Santinele Martino
205-211
Jacqui Getfield
212-217