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Author Davidson, Michael, 1944-
Title Concerto for the left hand : disability and the defamiliar body / Michael Davidson.
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2008.
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 Floor3  HV1552 .D38 2008    IN LIBRARY
Description xxiii, 280 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Corporealities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-265) and index.
Contents Prelude: the pool -- Introduction: concerto for the left hand -- Strange blood: hemophobia and the unexplored boundaries of queer nation -- Phantom limbs: film noir's volatile bodies -- Hearing things: the scandal of speech in deaf performance -- Tree tangled in tree: resiting poetry through ASL -- Missing Larry: the poetics of disability in Larry Eigner -- Nostalgia for light: being blind at the museum -- Universal design: the work of disability in an age of globalization -- Organs without bodies: transplant narratives in the global market -- Afterword: disability and the defamiliar body -- Notes -- Works cited -- Index.
Subject People with disabilities.
Related To Online version: Davidson, Michael, 1944- Concerto for the left hand. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2008 (OCoLC)609233544
ISBN 9780472070336 (cloth : alk. paper)
0472070339 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780472050338 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0472050338 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 173640816