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Published: 15 June 2013

256 Pages

6 X 9 inches

ISBN: 9781846318702

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Disability Studies and Spanish Culture

Films, Novels, the Comic and the Public Exhibition

Benjamin Fraser

Liverpool University Press

Representations Health Disability Culture and Society LUP

  • This is the first book to look at Spanish culture through the lens of Disability Studies
  • It emphasizes films and novels from 2004 to 2010
  • It focuses on intellectual disabilities (Down syndrome, autism, alexia/agnosia ...)
  • It features a chapter on a recent comic/graphic novel
  • A brief epilogue discusses art produced by people with intellectual disabilities in Madrid

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