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*"Disclosure and Disability" Special Issue of the **Journal of Historical Biography* *Journal of Historical Biography* has published a special issue on *"Disclosure and Disability,"* volume 13 (2013). Bringing together the fields of disability studies, biography, and gender history, this special issue takes up biographical analysis of women with disabilities who contended with either disclosing or hiding their disabilities, due to not only ablism but sexism and racism as well. Each woman struggled with the problem of public disclosure concerning a physical condition that, in the context in which she lived, had negative connotations. Exploring how, when, and why they chose to privatize or disclose pain and illness, the essays feature women such as Marty Mann and Lillian Roth (pioneering members of AA), Mary Church Terrell (founding member of the NAACP), as well as women involved in the French Revolution, workers' movements, and Boston and New York high society. To view the special issue, go to *http://www.ufv.ca/jhb/Volume_13/Volume_13_TOC.pdf*<http://www.ufv.ca/jhb/Volume_13/Volume_13_TOC.pdf> --