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Eastern APA Session 2013 – Society for Philosophy and Disability Session

SATURDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 28th
GV-11.  Society for Philosophy and Disability
6:00-9:00 p.m.
Chair: David Wasserman (National Institutes of Health)
Speakers: Heather Bradshaw (Bristol University)
“Morphological Diversity: Can Societies Promote Disability Rights and Human
Enhancement?”
Melinda Hall (Stetson University)
“Transhumanist Utopias: Rethinking Enhancement and Disability”
Commentators: Adrienne Asch (Yeshiva University)
Gregor Wolbring (University of Calgary)

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Hello, I'm a new member and I'm disabled myself.
Question: does anyone here know about twice exceptionality? I am a philosophy major right now; in the future, I wish to be a therapist to work with gifted\disabled folks, twice exceptionals, because I see that human services and psychlogy are still in their infancy regarding intellectually gifted disabled folks.

From a philosophical view, i enjoy disecting the political, social, intellectual structural barriers that impede gifted disabled folks from advancing.
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Professor Eva Kittay (Stony Brook University) will deliver the Eastern APA Presidential Address on Friday, January 6 from 4:45-7:00pm. Her talk is titled "The Moral Significance of Being Human." ... See MoreSee Less

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