Neurodiversity with Ari Ne’eman

Allegra Stout ’12 writes in:

Ari Ne’eman, president of the international organization the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network (ASAN), will speak about the neurodiversity movement. Advocates of neurodiversity fight for respect and acceptance for people of diverse neurologies, including those on the autism spectrum.

It will be awesome. And there will be free dinner from Haveli.

Sponsored by Wesleyan Students for Disability Rights, the Adelphic Educational Fund, WesWell, SALD, and ResLife.

(Ari will also lead a discussion/planning session this Saturday, October 10th, about disability rights organizing at Wes. It will be at 3 pm in Usdan 110. There will be snacks.)

Lecture & Dinner:
Date: Thursday, October 8th
Time: 7 – 9 pm
Place: Judd 116

Discussion/Planning Session:
Date: Saturday, October 10th
Time: 3 pm
Place: Usdan 110