Future Past: Disability, Eugenics, and Brave New Worlds

Friday, November 1, 2013
9:00am to 8:00pm
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A one-day public symposium.

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Seven Hill Conference Center

Event details

A public symposium on the history and ongoing implications of eugenic ideologies and practices for people with disabilities. Why do these issues matter? How can we address them in teaching and pedagogy, in policy and activism, and in art? The event will include a dinner reception and an evening sneak-preview film screening of Fixed: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement.

 

Program/Speakers

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Event Organizer

Sponsor: 
Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability
Contact: 
Emily Beitiks
Phone: 
415-405-3528