REGISTER HERE- https://tinyurl.com/CripConvo
Dr. Eric Anslyn, UT Professor and Welch Regents Chair in Chemistry,
Dr. Dean Tantillo, Professor from UC Davis, and
Dr. Hoby Wedler, founder and director of the nonprofit Accessible Science
will discuss their experiences with science, disability, and how they interact. The event will wrap up with an exciting Q&A!
ASL Interpretation will be available.
Crip* is reclaimed language used within disabled communities. It has a long history of being used as a slur, but now is used as a marker of pride, insider experience, and camaraderie. Not all choose to use it, similar to the reclaimed word queer.--