Disability Studies International Conference 2013

Voorafgaand aan het congres

Masterclass Simi Linton: "A drop of art is better than a sea of knowing".


Presentations, keynotes and preconference workshops

Photographs of the conference (by Erik Kroes)


The Programme started on Thursday, October 31st, with an opening of the conference, a music performance by singer Andrea van Beek and a keynote lecture by Ann Turnbull. Keynote speakers addressed the conference on Friday and Saturday morning, November 1st and 2nd. Friday and Saturday morning there were five concurrent sessions with both invited and free papers.
Closing ceremony on Saturday was with the new chair of disability studies Geert van Hove , a dance act from Alex Naber and a presentation of Jetta Klijnsma, State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment.


We like to thank the following companies and organizations who sponsored this conference:

ZonMw, St. Instituut Gak, Achmea, UWV, ASVZ, Stichting Beelden van Kwaliteit, EsDeGe Reigersdaal, De Raphaël Stichting, 's Heeren Loo, De Hoogstraat Orthopedietechniek, Stichting Pameijer, SizA, Arduin, Ipse de Bruggen, Bartiméus, Merem Revalidatie, VU, Sherpa, Hogeschool Rotterdam, Abrona and Leprastichting.


For additional information and any questions you may have on 2nd Disability Studies International Conference 2013, please contact Disability Studies in Nederland: info@disabilitystudies.nl

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