Disability Studies provides a wide variety of events and activites throughout the academic year. If you would like to post Disability Studies related events and news, please contact us .

FEATURED EVENTS

Autism Media Lab (Autism + Inclusion + Documentary Films)

Autism Media Lab (Autism + Inclusion + Documentary Films)

Join us in viewing short documentaries that explore communication barriers in various community settings for people with autism who are non- and minimally-speaking:

Autism Media Lab: Short Documentary Premiere
Thursday, May 30, 2019
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium (NRB-132)

The Autism Media Lab has a goal of exploring and breaking down barriers to inclusion for people with autism who are non- and minimally speaking. These short documentaries are co-produced by students and non- and minimally-speaking individuals with autism.

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UCLA Disability Inclusion Lab: Dancing Disability June 23-29, 2019. Dance Performance as a social actions (Disability Justice Studies and Choreography)

UCLA Disability Inclusion Lab: Dancing Disability June 23-29, 2019. Dance Performance as a social actions (Disability Justice Studies and Choreography)

On June 29, 2019, we are hosting the first annual Dancing Disability Public Showing, the culminating event of UCLA’s Disability Inclusion Lab: Dancing Disability:

Dancing Disability Public Showing
Friday, June 28, 2019
UCLA Kaufman Hall Black Box Theater

Dancing Disability is a week-long lab studying disability justice, aesthetics and culture with movement exploration and choreography. Participants in the lab are emerging disabled dance artists who will collaborate with disability studies scholars to create performance work that challenges “ability paradigms.”

UPCOMING EVENTS

YOUTUBE VIDEOS

CONGRATULATIONS Benjamin Lewis for being awarded UCLA’s Distinguished Teaching Award!
View this video of Prof. Lewis speaking about teaching at UCLA.

IN THE NEWS

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