Criptic identities

Wiersma, A. (Participant)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventConferenceAcademic

Description

Against the background of current discussions about the value of identity politics for political organizing as well as more personal processes of emancipation, this workshop wants to delve into the history of disability as an identity. Keynote lecture by Prof. dr. Pieter Verstraete (KU Leuven): “Silence, history & identity: Reflections on the value of silence for persons (with disabilities)”. Pieter Verstraete is a professor in educational history and director of the Centre for the History of Education (Centrum voor Historische Pedagogiek) at Leuven University in Belgium.
Period20 Mar 2019
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • disabilities studies
  • History