Disability Studies

Crip Theory: Cultural Signs of Queerness and Disability

Even though Crip Theory was published before Disability Theory, it was really useful for me to read them in the reverse order. It helped to read some strictly disability theory prior to diving into how it intersects with queer theory, which is admittedly not my field. My reading of this book was also aided by McRuer’s… Continue reading Crip Theory: Cultural Signs of Queerness and Disability

CCR 632: Comp Pedagogy · Pedagogy

Literacy, Sexuality, Pedagogy: Theory and Practice for Composition Studies

This week, we read Literacy, Sexuality, and Pedagogy: Theory and Practice for Composition Studies. I’ll be honest: I have a soft spot for Jonathan Alexander’s work, and I was really excited to read this book. It’s not a topic that I’m very familiar with—I’ve only heard sexuality discussed in terms of how the classroom is… Continue reading Literacy, Sexuality, Pedagogy: Theory and Practice for Composition Studies