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Troubling Binaries of Activism and Academics

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The 2020 Society for Disability Studies (SDS) Conference, “Troubling Binaries of Activism and Academics” will include two days of workshops, panels, exhibits, an architect-designed respite room, an accessible maker-space, and the famous SDS Dance! Keynote by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, author of Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice and Dirty River: A Queer Femme of Color Dreaming Her Way Home. To submit a proposal or register for the conference, visit the SDS website. Co-sponsored by the Disability Studies Program, the Graduate Association of Mental Health Action & Advocacy (GAMHAA), the Department of English, the Office of Diversity & Inclusion, the Barnett Center for Integrated Arts & Enterprise, and M+A Architects.

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