Disability and Violence

Disability and the Problem of Violence Conference
April 12, 2011 (3:00pm)
Koessler Room: The Michigan League (map)
911 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

“Disability Hate Crimes in the US”
Mark Sherry. University of Toledo

“‘Why are the Mentally Ill Still Bearing Arms?’: Mental Illness Stigma in the Aftermath of Tuscon”
Jonathan Metzl. University of Michigan

“‘Academic Psycho-Killers’: Representations of Mental Disability in the Disclosure of US School Shootings”
Margaret Price. Spelman College

Sponsored by The University of Michigan Initiative on Disability Studies (UMInDS) and the National Center for Institutional Diversity.  For more information, contact Precious Earley (paearley at umich dot edu).

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