Thursday, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 18D, ACC
Disability, Contingency, Neoliberalism
Program arranged by the forum TC Disability Studies. Presiding: Susan Antebi, Univ. of Toronto
1. “The Biopolitics of Disability,” David Mitchell, George Washington Univ.; Sharon Snyder, George Washington Univ.
2. “Crip Figures: Disability, Austerity, and Aspiration,” Robert McRuer, George Washington Univ.
3. “The Stories We Tell: The ADA, Activism, Narrative, and Affect/Effect,” Lennard J. Davis, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
4. “Different Rhythms: Land-Based Disability Performances in Precarious Times,” Petra Kuppers, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor