Professor Eva F. Kittay (Stony Brook University, SUNY) will deliver the Eastern APA Presidential Address on Friday, January 6 from 4:45-7:00. Her talk is titled “The Moral Significance of Being Human.”
"Should cure be the ultimate aim of health care? Sometimes aiming at cure entails trying to fix disability rather than enabling disabled people to flourish. Sometimes it obscures the goal of healing. And sometimes aiming at cure entails failing to distinguish between disease and difference. In this webinar, disabled writers and educators Anand Prahlad, Ann Millett-Gallant, and Karen Nakamura discuss how the idea of cure has shaped their own lives and how we can think beyond cure."Watch "Questioning Cure: Disability, Identity, and Healing,"part 4 of The Hastings Center online event series, “The Art of Flourishing: Conversations on Disability” here...www.thehastingscenter.org/questioning-cure-disability-identity-and-healing/?utm_source=Master+Lis...... See MoreSee Less
SWIP-NYC invites you to a Sue Weinberg Lecture: Disability and Philosophy - a tribute to the work and influence of Anita Silvers (1940-2019) PANELISTS: Elizabeth Barnes (University of Virginia) Leslie Francis (University of Utah) Eva Kittay (Stony Brook University) Keisha Ray (UTHealth) LIVE EVENT via ZOOM: Friday, February 12, 2021 4-6 p.m. EST ZOOM LINK: bmcc-cuny.zoom.us/j/84326993553?pwd=bXRlMHFmRzZCR3ZiN2VkNldFcWxEQT09 Meeting ID: 843 2699 3553 Passcode: 507803 ... See MoreSee Less
In this online conference, disabled philosophers present their cutting-edge research on disability and social change, and examine the relationship between philosophy of disability and the tradition an...