Liat Ben-Moshe — Short Bio

Dr. Liat Ben-Moshe is Assistant Professor of Disability Studies at the University of Toledo. She has written on such topics as deinstitutionalization and incarceration; prison abolition; disability, anti-capitalism and anarchism; and queerness and disability. She is co-editor of Disability Incarcerated: Imprisonment and Disability in the United States and Canada.


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