Thursday, 29 December
364. Disability and the Nation
8:30–9:45 a.m., Maryland Suite A, Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Disability Studies
Presiding: Kristen C. Harmon, Gallaudet Univ.
1. “Bringing Public Policy Home: Michael Bérubé’s Life As We (Should) Know It,” Cynthia Franklin, Univ. of Hawai‘i, Manoa
2. “White on Black: The Mainstreaming of a Russian Disability Consciousness,” Jose Alaniz, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
3. “Amnesty and Amnesia: Interpreting Truth and Reconciliation on the ‘Disabled’ Body in Southern Cone Countries,” Eugenio Di Stefano, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago