Videos

"Disability Rights as Human Rights" discussion with Salman Rushdie, Eva Kittay, Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, and Benjamin Reiss.

"Normalcy and a Good Life for People with Severe Cognitive Disabilities," Lecture by Eva Kittay

Drs. Linda & Michael Hutcheon give a talk entitled, "Watching Doctors Watching You: Representing Patient-Physician Relations on the Operatic Stage" on October 6, 2014.

Alice Sheppard presents a performance and academic presentation entitled "Embodied Virtuosity: Dances from Disability Culture" on March 23, 2014.



Alice Sheppard on Using Audio Description for Dance Performances


Below are three videos from the visit from Ari Ne'eman and Maria Town.

Monday, October 28, 2013

Ari Ne'eman & Maria Town: "Disability Politics and Policy: A Conversation Between Ari Ne'eman and Maria Town"

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Ari Ne'eman ""Autism and the Disability Community: The Politics of Neurodiversity, Causation and Cure"

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

"Sole Searching: Disability, Advocacy, and the Quest to Find the Perfect Pair of Shoes": An informal luncheon presentation and discussion with Maria Town.

Comedian Josh Blue and Jon McCullough of Blaze Sports talk about their experiences as Paralympic athletes and more in this engaging, often humorous conversation held January 31, 2014, at Emory University.


Fall Scholar's Showcase 2013 Video


Kim Nielsen, Professor of Disability Studies, History, and Women's & Gender Studies at the University of Toledo, gives a talk entitled "Crafting Disability History from the Historian's (Sheltered) Workshop" on April 9, 2014.


Ralph Savarese of Grinnell College advances the notion of a much less human-centered empathy by exploring the propensity in autism to attend to objects more than people on February 19, 2014.