Oxford Disability Equality Research Network Symposium Schedule

May 7, 2013

Okinaga Room, Wadham College

9:30am

9:55am

Registration / coffee

Welcome by Peter Quinn

10:00am

Global Disability and Medical Charity Advertising
Clare Barker, University of Leeds

10:45am

Q&A

11:00am

Break

11:15am

The disabled body in post-Apartheid South Africa and its Literature
Tim Wyman-McCarthy, University of Oxford

11:35am

Reading Firdaus Kanga: Implicit Political Alignments and Disabled Gay Parsi Men who Love Margaret Thatcher
Stephanie Yorke, University of Oxford

11:55am

Can the Social Model of Disability be Applied to Dyslexia and Other
SpLDs?
Dwight R. Kelly, Sarah Lawrence College, USA

12:15pm

Lunch (Provided)

01:00pm

Assistive Technologies Shaping the Learning Experiences of University Students with Literacy Difficulties
Paul Grove, University of
Oxford

01:30pm

Learning from Students who Identify with Asperger Syndrome
Nicola Martin, LSE

02:30pm

Implementing the National Autism Strategy for England (DH, March 2010); Mind the Gaps
Marie Tidball, Oxford Centre for Crimonology

03:00pm

Plenary