Playing the dating game is often tricky: all the more so for individuals with Asperger's Syndrome. How do AS adolescents and their families cope with sexual feelings and behaviour? What help can be given if a man with AS o... read more

Asperger's Syndrome and Sexuality: From Adolescence Through Adulthood
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In Brilliant Imperfection Eli Clare uses memoir, history, and critical analysis to explore cure—the deeply held belief that body-minds considered broken need to be fixed. Cure serves many purposes. It saves lives, manipulates lives, and prior... read more

March 2017

Brilliant Imperfection: Grappling with Cure
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 Disability Studies

Autism in women and girls is still not widely understood, and is often misrepresented or even overlooked. This graphic novel offers an engaging and accessible insight into the lives and minds of women with autism, using real-life case studies... read more

March 2019

Camouflage - The Hidden Lives of Women with Autism
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Dares to name and explore a hidden blight in society: the routine, daily and oppressive treatment of people with disabilities. Drawing on a wide range of case studies from health and welfare, sport, biotechnology, deinstitutionalisation, p... read more

Disability in Australia: Exposing a Social Apartheid
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Through intimate personal portrayals using photography and honest and poignant storytelling, Earshot takes us into the world of deafness, and brings to light a myriad of experiences and issues surrounding this complex... read more

April 2019

Earshot: A Photographic Collection of Stories on Deafness and Hearing Loss
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First published in 1999, the groundbreaking Exile and Pride is essential to the history and future of disability politics. Eli Clare's revelatory writing about his experiences as a white disabled genderqueer activist/writer established him... read more

Exile and Pride: Disability, Queerness, and Liberation
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 Disability Studies

The second edition of this widely used text has been carefully rewritten to ensure that it is up-to-date with cutting-edge debates, evidence, and policy changes. Since the book's initial publication, there has been an expansion of interest in disability in the social sc... read more

Exploring Disability
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 Disability Studies

Bringing together a collection of narratives from those who are on the autism spectrum whilst also identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex and/or asexual (LGBTQIA), this book explores the int... read more

Febuary 2019

Gender Identity, Sexuality and Autism: Voices from Across the Spectrum
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 Disability Studies

 By the time she was eleven and living in Russia, Lee Kofman had undergone several major operations on both a defective heart and injuries sustained in a bus accident. Her body harbours a constellation of disfiguring scars that have shaped her sense of self and her view of th... read more

January 2019

Imperfect
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 Disability Studies

Series:Living Out: Gay and Lesbian Autobiographies

Kenny Fries embarks on a journey of profound self-discovery as a disabled foreigner in Japan, a society historically hostile to difference. As he visits gardens, experiences Noh and butoh, and meets artists and scholars, he also discovers disabled gods, one-eyed ... read more

October 2017

In the Province of the Gods
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Providing an immensely personal perspective on relationships on the autism spectrum, 26 contributors share what they have learned so far. With a diverse range of viewpoints, this is an intimate report on how people have made relationships work, how they have failed and how they have chosen to be on their own.

January 2017

Love, Partnership or Singleton on the Autism Spectrum
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 General Biography and Memoir

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

A forthright, honest and rousingly brave memoir from a woman who has to live with a highly visible different appearancedue to a rare skin condition.
What she has to live with, and what she confronts on a day to day basis will have you cheering for her and her coura... read more

February 2019

Say Hello
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