Disability History Month 22 November – 22 December
This year the theme is ’Portrayal of Disability: then and now’ examining how disabled people have been portrayed in the media; cinema; art and literature. Visit the UK Disability Month Website to find out about their resources and events across the country or check out the UK Disability Month (OFFICIAL) facebook page.
If you would like to find out more about Disability History we have a number of books in the University library (this list is only a sample of what we have available - use the Library Catalogue to find more). A search of Library Plus will generate many useful articles on this theme – try using search terms 'disability AND portrayal AND media' in the Advanced Search boxes.