Grad Students

Amanda Apgar



Contact Information

Email    amandaapgar@ucla.edu
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My dissertation on “special needs” memoirs written by parents of disabled children examines the role played by gender in narrating normalcy. 

Fields of Study

Feminist Disability Studies, Childhood Studies, Crip Theory, and Narrative Theory. Other areas of interest and influence include Queer Theory, New Materialisms, Normalcy Studies, neoliberalism, cyborgs, and cultural representations of disability.