The Society for Disability Studies invites you to this community gathering on Wednesday evening at the Multiple Perspectives Conference. Connect, reflect, and look forward!
Please register as soon as possible - space is limited. Dinner will be provided for those who register.
You must use the Eventbrite link, even if you've already registered for the conference. This form will ask about your needs regarding food and access issues. Registration closes April 9th. Additional attendees will be welcome, space permitting.
Join us at the Salon for:
- Anne Finger reading from her new novel A Woman, in Bed.
- Artist Mark D. Wittig exhibiting his photographic portraits and oral histories of the disability community.
- Discussion: Disabling Borders and Enabling Bridges: Disability Justice in Scholarly Activism, with Holly Pearson, Sara M. Acevedo, Emily A. Nusbaum, Nicola A. McClung
- Discussion: But Captions are So Intrusive and other Anti-Access Microaggressions, with Cheryl Green
- Town Hall for SDS members and friends.
There is no charge for this event, but donations are appreciated! If you have any questions about the SDS Salon, please contact joanne (at) disstudies (dot) org.
We look forward to seeing you at the SDS Salon! Wednesday, April 18, 5:30pm-10:00pm
Location: Denney Hall, 2nd Floor, Ohio State University
View on map Address: 164 Annie & John Glenn Ave, Columbus, OH 43210
Getting to Denney Hall:
Walk or roll:
Campus buses and paratransit:
There is an ohio state app that includes routes and live bus tracking at https://www.osu.edu/downloads/apps/. (It is the first one on the list)
Nearby public parking:
Accessibility information for the Salon:
- We ask that you come to this event fragrance free.
- There will be a sensory break room.
- We will have ASL interpreting and CART captioning.
- Denney Hall entrances: the only automatic-opening door is on the west side of the building.
- Restrooms on the second & third floors are accessible. A gender-neutral restroom is on the fourth floor.
- The temperature in the building can get very warm, though it shouldn't be a problem in April. If this may be a concern for you, please notify joanne (at) disstudies (dot) org
5:30pm DINNER, Denney Hall 245. Middle Eastern food with gluten free and vegan options.
6:15pm READING by Anne Finger, Denney Hall 238.
7:00-8:00pm Concurrent Discussions:
- Denney Hall 250, Cheryl Green, "But Captions are So Intrusive and Other Anti-Access Microaggressions"
- Denney Hall 238, Holly Pearson, Sara Acevedo, Emily Nusbaum, Nicola McClung, "Disabling Border and Enabling Bridges: Disability Justice in Scholarly Activism"
8:15-9:30pm SDS Town Hall, Denney Hall 238 - all welcome!