Nov 17: ALL THE WEIGHT OF OUR DREAMS: On Living Racialized Autism



lydia xz brownAll the Weight of Our Dreams: On Living Racialized Autism

a lecture by & book celebration with Lydia X. Z. Brown

November 17, Friday
4 to 6 pm

Lydia X. Z. Brown, Visiting Lecturer, Tufts University

Lydia X. Z. Brown is a gender/queer and transracially/transnationally adopted East Asian autistic activist, writer, and speaker who disrupts institutional complacency everywhere from the academy to state agencies and the nonprofit-industrial complex. In collaboration with E. Ashkenazy and Morénike Giwa Onaiwu, Lydia is the lead editor and visionary behind All the Weight of Our Dreams, a new anthology of by autistic people of color.

Social & Cultural Analysis
20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor

RSVP: Tyler Zoanni, tzoanni@nyu.edu

Venue is wheelchair accessible. Please contact tzoanni@nyu.edu if you need other accommodations

 

Co-sponsored by the NYU Asian/Pacific/American Institute; Center for Disability Studies; Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality; Department of Anthropology; and Department of Social & Cultural Analysis.



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