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Disability at the 2019 Pacific APA

Thursday Afternoon, 1:00–4:00 p.m. APA Committee Session: Book Symposium: Shelley L. Tremain, Foucault and Feminist Philosophy of Disability Arranged by the APA Committee on the Status of Women and co-sponsored by the Society for Philosophy and Disability Chair: Melinda Hall (Stetson University) Speakers: Devonya N. Havis (Canisius

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Disability at the 2018 Pacific APA

  THURSDAY AFTERNOON, March 29, 1:00 – 4:00 P.M. 5J APA Committee Session: Defining Disability Arranged by the APA Committee on Philosophy and Medicine Chair: Jennifer Hawkins (Duke University) Speakers: Adam Cureton (University of Tennessee) “Disability and the Importance of Personal Aims and Projects” Joseph Stramondo (San

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Conference – Disability in Latin Medieval Philosophy and Theology

This conference is organized by Scott Williams and Richard Cross.  It will take place at the University of Notre Dame from April 26-28, 2018. More information can be found at: Please RSVP to Scot Williams ( by April 9th.

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Sessions on Disability at the 2017 Eastern APA Meeting

Society for Philosophy and Disability Topic: Respecting People with Disabilities in Public and Private Life Date: Friday, January 6 9:00 a.m.–Noon Chair: Eva Kittay (Stony Brook University, SUNY) Speakers: John Vorhaus (University College, London) “Identity, Self-Respect, and People with Profound Cognitive Impairments” Alice Crary (The New School)

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Sessions on Disability at the 2016 Eastern APA

Society for Philosophy and Disability:  Philosophy of Disability: Ableism and Affect FRIDAY, JANUARY 15, 11:15 A.M.–1:15 P.M.   Chair: Adam Cureton (University of Tennessee) Speakers: Joel Michael Reynolds (Emory University) “The Charmed Pendulum of Ability: Ethical Theory at the Intersections of Ableism and Affect” Jennifer Scuro (The

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Two Sessions on Disability at the 2014 Eastern APA in Philadelphia

Society for Philosophy and Disability:  Disability in Interpersonal Contexts – Monday, Dec. 29, 1:30-4:30 Chair: Anita Silvers (San Francisco State University) Speakers: Virginia Warren (Chapman University)  “Moral Disability, ‘Moral Injury’, and the Flight from Vulnerability” Adam Cureton (University of Tennessee) “Portraying One’s Disability in Public” Elizabeth Harman (Princeton University) “I’ll Be Glad

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CFA – The Second Annual Lehigh University Conference in Philosophy – Philosophy Unbound

Call for Abstracts The Second Annual Lehigh University Conference in Philosophy Philosophy Unbound Thursday October 23—Friday 24, 2014 Keynote speaker: Louise Antony, University of Massachusetts Amherst The Lehigh University Philosophy Department invites submissions for our Second Annual Conference in Philosophy. We are interested in submissions that challenge,

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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

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Disability at the Law and Society Association Conference – May 30-June 2 2013

2013 Annual Law and Society Assocation Conference Disability Legal Studies Panels (CRN#40)    List of panels:         I.         Roundtable: Disability Legal Studies      II.         Access to Justice and the Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities    III.         Law, Society, and Technologies: A Disability Perspective

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Disability at the 2013 Pacific APA

Feminism and Disability Friday, March 29, 4-6 pm Chair:  Pin-Fei Lu (Taipei Medical University) Speaker:         Shelley Tremain (Independent Scholar), “Educating Jouy: A Case Study of Ableism in Feminist Philosophy” Commentators: Linda Martín Alcoff (Hunter College) Jana Sawicki (Williams College) Disability, Eugenics and Technology  The session will be co-sponsored

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