Rethinking Interdependence: Desiring Messy Dependency
February 28 @ 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Speaker: Akemi Nishida
Assistant Professor, Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois-Chicago
Akemi Nishida uses research, education, and activism to investigate the ways in which ableism and saneism are exercised in relation to racism, sexism, and other forms of social injustices. She also uses such methods to work towards cross-community solidarity for the liberation and celebration of community power.
Last Thursday of the month @ 3:45pm, in Room 3401 Sterling Hall, Gender and Women’s Studies Conference Room unless otherwise noted.