SDSU Ability/Disability ERG


The Ability/Disability Employee Resource Group serves to foster an inclusive, open campus community, advancing equity for disabled faculty, staff, and allied people. The Ability/Disability ERG is dedicated to empowering disabled faculty and staff by ensuring that they have access to appropriate support and services that minimize employment barriers. To further this mission, the Ability/Disability ERG is committed to the following:

  • Promoting self-advocacy for disabled faculty and staff.
  • Building a community of support for and promoting the visibility of disabled faculty and staff.
  • Working collaboratively with the SDSU campus community to increase disability awareness.

For more information or join to contact: Daniel Reinholz

Ability/Disability ERG Booklist

  • The Pretty One: On Life, Pop Culture, and Other Reasons to Fall In Love with Me by Keah Brown 
  • Body, Remember by Kenny Fries
  • Disability Visibility Edited by Alice Wong
  • Michelle Jarman, Leila Monaghan, Alison Quaggin Harkin (eds.) - Barriers and Belonging _ Personal Narratives of Disability-Temple University Press (2017) 
  • Wordgathering: A Journal of Disability Poetry and Literature
  • Black Madness: A New Book About Blackness and Disability By J. T. Roane
  • Resistance and Hope Anthology by Alice Wong
  • What Can a Body Do?: How We Meet the Built World by Sara Hendren
  • Why I Burned My Book by Paul K. Longmore
  • Life of the Mind Interrupted: Essays on Mental Health and Disability in Higher
  • Education by Katie Rose Guest Pryal 
  • The Ugly Laws: Disability in Public (The History of Disability) by Susan M. Schweik
  • The Right Way to be Crippled and Naked: The Fiction of Disability: An Anthology by Sheila Black, Michael Northen, et al. 
  • QDA: A Queer Disability Anthology edited by Raymond Luczak
  • Brilliant Imperfection by Eli Clare
  • Too Late to Die Young by Harriet McBryde Johnson