viii, 204 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: the some body memoir Paradigms cost: disability and cultural representation Rhetoric and self-representation in disability memoir Double exposure: performing conjoined twinship Identity, identicality, and life writing: telling (the silent) twins apart Autoethnography and developmental disability: riding the bus with my sister Disability as metaphor: what's wrong with Lying Lucy Grealy and the some body obituary Life writing and disability law: undoing hardship Epilogue: the new disability memoir.