Disability Studies, Wesleyan’s newest Course Cluster, is an academic field that investigates the political, social, economic, and historical origins and ramifications of the classification & representation of bodies as normal/able or abnormal/disabled.Come listen to students and faculty discuss the new cluster, and bring your questions (or just your curiosity!) for a Q&A session.
Sheila Mullen, Visiting Instructor in American Sign Language
Christina Crosby, Professor of English and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, University Major in Disability Studies
Allegra Stout ’12, Founder of Wesleyan Students for Disability Rights
Snacks will be provided!
Brought to you by Sign Language House, Wesleyan Students for Disability Rights, and SALD
Time: 4:15 pm
Place: Woodhead Lounge (Exley 184)