February 28, 2015

Sterile Bodies: Re-signifying Sexuality through Trans and Disabled Erotic Performance

Please join us for the final Disability Studies brown bag seminar of Winter quarter!

Kai Kohlsdorf, PhD student in Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies will give a presentation entitled "Sterile...Read more

February 27, 2015

SAVE THE DATE! March 11, 2015 9:30-11:30 in the Mary Gates Hall Commons. All are invited to attend this DS student poster session. Students from the Disability Studies 433 course "Disability Law, Policy, and the Community" will present the results of their policy analysis assignment....Read more

February 13, 2015

Join us for a Reception and Discussion with Disability Studies Scholars Jeff Brune and Liat Ben-Moshe!

When: Friday, February 27, 2015, 11:00am - 12:30pm Where: The D Center (Mary Gates Hall 024), University of Washington

Refreshments will be provided!

Come meet & greet Jeff...Read more

February 13, 2015

DIS ST / LSJ / CHID 430, GWSS 490, 5 credits, instructor Kai Kohlsdorf

Queering Disability Studies DIS ST / LSJ / CHID 430, GWSS 490 Spring 2015

5 credits

Instructor: Kai Kohlsdorf...Read more

February 12, 2015

HONORS 392A “Veterans and Disability in History: Perspectives on the Role of Combat Injury in Shaping an American Social Construct”

New disability studies course in Spring 2015!

Honors 392A: Honors Interdisciplinary Study II (I&S/NW)

Course title: “Veterans...Read more

February 12, 2015

Sociology Department lecture by Gallaudet University history professor Jeff Brune and UW PhD candidate Heather Evans

Title: Fear of Fakery: Disability Stigma in the Past and Present

Who: Jeff Brune and Heather Evans

Date: Thursday, February 26th

Time: 3:30-5:00...Read more

February 09, 2015

"Disability Incarcerated" lecture, Feb 26, 6:30-8pm, HUB 250; Workshop: Building Coalitions for Movements, Feb 27, 7:00-8:30pm, Alder 107

"Disability Incarcerated" lecture by Liat Ben-Moshe, Thurs. Feb 26, 6:30-8pm, HUB 250 Please be fragrance free! (more access info below)

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February 01, 2015

FREE screening of the movie "Fixed: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement" with a reception and discussion with the director Regan Brashear!

Date: Friday, February 20, 2015

5:15pm Reception

6:00pm Screening of the film “FIXED”

7:00pm Q&A with the director Regan...Read more

February 01, 2015

Death, Disability and the Superhero: The Silver Age and Beyond , Tues, Feb 17th at 7 pm, University Book Store. Book signing follows.

The event should run 60 minutes start-to-finish including 35-45 minute conversation/reading and audience Q&A. Book signing follows.

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January 16, 2015

Join us! Student winners of the 2014 Harlan Hahn and Dennis Lang awards will present their research and teaching in disability studies.Read more

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