Tuesday, 28 December
228. Disability and Ethnicity
1:45–3:00 p.m., 401–403, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Committee on Disability Issues in the Profession
Presiding: David Neal Miller, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
1. “Race, Disability, and Passing,” Sharon Obrien, Dickinson Coll.
2. “The Comedy of Disability: Sarah Blacher Cohen’s The Ladies Locker Room,” Ezra Cappell, Univ. of Texas, El Paso
3. “Negotiating Loss: Ethnic Identity and Disability in Two Asian Canadian Productions,” Eleanor R. Ty, Wilfrid Laurier Univ.
Respondent: Sarah Blacher Cohen, State Univ. of New York, Albany