Leiden University – 22-23 March 2018
This workshop is organized by the ERC project ‘Rethinking Disability’. It is intended to bring together early-career researchers from different fields working on international organizations, to discuss methodological challenges together with peers and established scholars. A combination of a master class, keynote lectures, and roundtable discussions aims at providing an informal and interactive setting for the exchange of ideas and perspectives. Confirmed speakers include:
- Davide Rodogno (The Graduate Institute, Geneva)
- Corinne Pernet (University of Geneva)
- Kiran Patel (Maastricht University)
Time and location
14 June 2017
17:00 – 18:00 hrs.
2511 DP Den Haag
Conference at Leiden University (location The Hague), on 14-16 June, 2017. Venue: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/locations/wijnhaven-building#tab-1 (Wijnhaven Building, room 318)
A .PDF document with the programme is also available here
Recently Anaïs van Ertvelde has written opinion piece in Dutch for the Belgian newspaper DeMorgen entitled: “Mindervalide is geen synoniem van zielig, Meryl” (“Disability is not a synonym for pitiable, Meryl”), wherein she critically discusses the treatment of disability by Hollywood.
Click here (pdf.1) and here (pdf.2) to read the article.
Alternatively, you can read the article demorgen.be(paywall).
Save the date: on 14-16 June we will organize a conference about the history of United Nations observances, more information will be available as soon as possible!