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Public Symposium of Disability Studies

Thu, March 30, 20173:00 PM

Public Symposium on Disability Studies: The Local and the Global

Public symposium highlighting path-breaking new work in disability studies. Emphasis on Oklahoman as well as global contexts of disability; and on community inclusion of adults with disabilities.


Keynote Speaker: Nirmala Erevelles, professor of Educational Leadership & Foundations of Education, University of Alabama

3 pm to 7 pm. Thursday, March 30

Gould Hall 130

Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by the OU Humanities Forum. The OU Humanities Forum is supported by the Office of the Senior Vice President & Provost, the Office of the Vice President for Research, and the College of Arts & Sciences, with additional support from the Office of the President and the OU Libraries.

Symposium co-organized by Aparna Nair, Humanities Forum Fellow; assistant professor, History of Science, OU.

Contact information for those with accommodation needs as well as parking passes.

Forum Website: http://www.ou.edu/humanitiesforum.html

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/375939329452247/angel

Tel. (405) 325-2002

Email: humanities.forum@ou.edu