Disability Visibility

Alice Wong
The latest and greatest in disability media, culture & politics
Created 23 Feb 2020
  • Book giveaway: Disability Visibility
    16 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    When I came out with my anthology, Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century, in 2020 I was delighted to receive an offer to have it adapted into a version for young ad...
  • Book giveaway: A Face for Picasso
    03 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    Ariel Henley’s debut memoir, A Face for Picasso: Coming of Age with Crouzon Syndrome is available now from Farrar, Straus and Giroux and I am happy to give away 10 hardback copies! For more, check out...
  • Book giveaway: Being Seen
    27 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    There are lots of books out this fall by disabled writers and I have been looking forward to this giveaway of 5 hardcover copies of Being Seen: One Deafblind Woman's Fight to End Ableism by writer, ed...
  • 3 online events on the life and work of Fannie Lou Hamer
    25 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Today’s newsletter isn’t for a book giveaway BUT these three events that I co-organized with the Disability & Intersectionality Summit will have giveaways of Dr. Keisha N. Blain’s new book Until I Am ...
  • The Plant Hunter
    22 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Happy Friday! I am loving all the different types of memoirs out there this year. The last giveaway featured a verse memoir in haiku by Ellen Samuels and I am delighted to offer 10 copies of Dr. Cassa...
  • Hypermobilities by Ellen Samuels
    01 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Hello friends! Fall is here and there is a whole bunch of exciting books by disabled writers coming out soon. I am pleased to offer 5 paperback copies of Hypermobilities by Ellen Samuels available now...
  • Monkey Around by Jadie Jang
    01 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Howdy everyone! I’m delighted to share a debut novel by Jadie Jang, Monkey Around, an urban fantasy published by Simon & Schuster available now. This giveaway is for 5 paperback copies and 5 e-books s...
  • I Live a Life Like Yours
    18 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    In the last few years there have been quite a few memoirs by disabled people from Haben Girma, Carly Findlay, M. Leona Godin, and many others with even more coming up from Ariel Henley, Elsa Sjunneson...
  • We Move Together
    14 Jul 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    I recently published an interview by Megan Linton with Kelly Fritsch, the co-author of We Move Together, a joyful new children’s book about disability community and culture. The book is co-authored by...
  • Disability Visibility book giveaway
    30 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read
    Happy summer, everyone! Well, not very happy depending on where you are located with heatwaves, wildfires, earthquakes, storms, and humidity. Or in the case of Northern California, firenados. Yes, fir...
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