Workshops

Mediating Children’s Reading (Workshop, Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Edinburgh, June 21 2016)

by Dr Anne Marie Hagen, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Mediating Children’s Reading: RSE Susan Manning workshop How should children read, and what, and why? The benefits of reading, for the individual child and for society, have at various points in history been bound up with the dangers that Read more…

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Disability and Disciplines: The International Conference on Educational, Cultural, and Disability Studies (CfP, Liverpool, 1-2 July, 2015)

Keynote Speakers: Julie Allan (University of Birmingham, UK) Peter Beresford (Brunel University London, UK) David Mitchell (George Washington University, USA) Sharon Snyder (George Washington University, USA) Held at Centre for Culture and Disability Studies, Faculty of Education, Liverpool Hope University, 1-2 July, 2015 When we think of disability in Higher Read more…

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Avoidance and/in the Academy: International Conference on Disability, Culture, & Education (CFP, Conference, Liverpool, 11–12 Sept 2013)

Avoidance and/in the Academy The International Conference on Disability, Culture, and Education   11th-12th September 2013 Centre for Culture and Disability Studies Liverpool Hope University, United Kingdom Planned Keynotes: Sharon Snyder, Brenda Brueggemann, and Rosemarie Garland-Thomson It has been nearly two decades since Lennard Davis, in Enforcing Normalcy (1995), remarked Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities