Events Calendar

2016-2017 DISCO and DISCO Affiliate Events

August | September | October | November | December | January | February | March | April | May

August 2016

August 28, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Folklore, Crossing Cultural Contexts - Part of the Humanities Without Walls DISCO Project 
120 Mershon Center
Sponsored by DISCO

August 30, 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
2016 Native American and Indigenous Peoples Cohort Welcome Event
Alonso Family Room - Multicultural Center, Ohio Union
Sponsored by the Native American and Indigenous Peoples Cohort (formerly the American Indian Council)

September 2016

Friday, September 16, 12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. 
Master class with Jillian Weise on digital production, disability activism, and public writing.
Denney 311
Co-sponsored by the Disability Studies Graduate Student Organization.

Friday, September 16, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 
Reading by Jillian Weise
Denney 311
Co-sponsored by the Disability Studies Graduate Student Organization.

Saturday, September 17, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Graduate Workshop with Jillian Weise.
Denney 311
Co-sponsored by the Disability Studies Graduate Student Organization.

October 2016

Thursday, October 6, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
Public Lecture: “Access-Knowledge: Disability, Universal Design, and the Politics of Knowing and Making” by Aimi Hamraie
Denney 311
Co-sponsored by Sexuality Studies, Disability Studies, and Disability Studies Graduate Student Association.

Thursday, October 6, 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
One-Woman Show: "Call Me William, the Life and Loves of Willa Cather"
The Black Box Theatre, LeFevre Hall, Newark Campus

Friday, October 7, 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
Graduate Workshop with Aimi Mamraie.
Denney 311
Co-sponsored by Sexuality Studies, Disability Studies, and Disability Studies Graduate Student Association.

Monday, October 10, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 
Public Lecture: American Indian Education and Justice by Dr. Bryan McKinley Brayboy.
Ohio Union, Performance Hall
Co-sponsored by American Indian Studies.

Friday, October 28, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 
IKS Lecture: "Curative Violence: How to Inhabit the Time Machine with Disability" by Dr. Eunjung Kim.
Dulles Hall 168
Co-sponsored by Asian American Studies.

November 2016

Thursday, November 3, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
Latina/o Studies Presents: ¿Que Pasa, USA?: Latinos/as and US Politics
Mendenhall Lab 191
Sponsored by Latina/o Studies.

December 2016

 

January 2017

Friday, January 27, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Narrative Medicine / Disability Studies ColLABoratory
Research Commons, 18th Avenue Library (3rd floor)
Co-sponsored by the Disability Studies Program.

February 2017

Thursday, February 2nd, 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
Transnational Consciousness, Diasporic Singaporeans, and a Critique of Postcolonial Capitalism
University Hall 043
Sponsored by Asian American Studies Program.

Friday, February 17th, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
Memory and Mobility: Grandma's Mahnomen, White Earth
Dulles Hall 168
Sponsored by American Indian Studies Program.

 

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