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Kelly Dermody
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Getting Research Help

Chat with a Librarian

Book an Appointment

Get lengthier and more specialized research help with our book an appointment service.

Visit our Research Help Desk

Visit the Research Help Desk on the main floor of the Library for help.

Attend a Workshop

Workshops are scheduled throughout the term.

Online Guides and Videos

How-to guides and videos on writing, research and citation 

Welcome to Mad Studies Library Guide

This guide is intended to help you search and locate sources in the area of Mad Studies. 

Mad Studies Blogs and Websites

Key Books in Mad Studies

Light BulbTIP: For even more sources always look at the Works Cited page of a great book or article you found. This is an easy way to find books and articles on your topic.

Critical Authors

David Reville (Ryerson University, retired)

David reville

Colin BarnesJijian Voronka

Pat Capponi

Colin Barnes

Scott Simmie & Julia Nunes

Jijian Voronka (Ryerson University)

Pat Capponi

Geoffrey ReaumeKathyrn Church

Kathryn Church (Ryerson University)

Geoffrey Reaume

Peter Beresford



Other Authors


Jan Wallcraft

Angela Sweeney

Helen Spandler

Mick McKeown

Alec Grant

Robert Whitaker

Katie Aubrecht (now Muriel)

Persimmon Blackbridge

Richard Ingram

Lucy Costa

Erick Fabris

Lilith "Chava" Finkler

James Overboe

Rachel Gorman

Louise Tam

Onar Usar

Shaindl Diamond

Bonnie Burstow

Jennifer Poole

Irit Shimrat

Don Weitz

China Mills

Alison Faulkner

Nadia Kanani

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