Lindsey Row-Heyveld, Dissembling Disability

The cover of Dissembling DIsability is green and white with images of mobility aid users tinted green.
Lindsey Row-Heyveld’s Dissembling Disability in Early Modern English Drama was published by Palgrave in 2018

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Encountering the Text

Last, but not least! This five-page excerpt from Lindsey’s conclusion is optional reading. We recommend it highly, however, for much of our approach to disability in this workshop has been shaped by the questions and provocations raised here. 

  • Bellee and Simone think Lindsey is a visionary scholar! How do you see her field-building and sketching possible futures for premodern disability studies here?
  • For those of you familiar with the larger book, how does Lindsey’s work on dissembling disability circle back to our seminar topic of destabilizing diagnosis?