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