Monday, 29 December
670. Globalizing Disability
7:15–8:30 p.m., Golden Gate 1, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Disability Studies
Presiding: Ann Fox, Davidson Coll.
1. “Globalization and the Devalued Body: Disability Studies in the Twenty-First Century,” Thomas Jordan, Binghamton Univ., State Univ. of New York
2. “Ireland as a Disabled Cultural Space: Disability, Colonialism, and Global Context,” Mark A. Mossman, Western Illinois Univ.
3. “Grotesque Femininity, Disability, and the Limits of Circulation in Globalized Africa: Reading Contemporary Senegalese Women’s Writing,” Julie C. Nack Ngue, Univ. of Southern California
4. “Aesthetic Nervousness: A Typology of Disability Representation,” Ato Quayson, Univ. of Toronto