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FEATURED EVENTS

The UCLA Autism Media Lab presents the red carpet premiere of

The UCLA Autism Media Lab presents the red carpet premiere of “Included in the Picture: A Series of Documentary Shorts Co-Created by UCLA Students, their Faculty, and Autistic Self-Advocate Community Teachers.” Thursday, May 30, 2019, 6:00pm. UCLA Schoenberg Hall

The UCLA Autism Media Lab presents the Red Carpet Premiere of:

Included in the Picture:
A Series of Documentary Shorts Co-Created by UCLA Students, their Faculty, and Autistic Self-Advocate Community Teachers

Thursday, May 30, 2019
6:00-7:00PM – Reception outside the hall
7:00-9:00PM – Screening followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers

UCLA Schoenberg Hall
Doors to Schoenberg Hall will open at 6:45pm

Register for the screening on Eventbrite

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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 Dancing Disability Lab, Open Studio. Date & Time: Friday, June 28, 8-9pm. Location: UCLA Glorya Kaufman Hall, Studio Theater, Room 208.

UCLA Dancing Disability Lab, Open Studio. Date & Time: Friday, June 28, 8-9pm. Location: UCLA Glorya Kaufman Hall, Studio Theater, Room 208.

On June 28, 2019, we are hosting the first annual Dancing Disability Lab Open Studio, the culminating event of UCLA’s Disability Inclusion Lab: Dancing Disability:

Dancing Disability Lab Open Studio
Friday, June 28, 2019
UCLA Glorya Kaufman Hall Studio Theater, Room 208

Register for the open studio on Eventbrite

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