Conference: Philosophy of Disability
- 7:15 pm-5:25 pm
- Karpen Hall - Laurel Forum
The second biennial Conference on the Philosophy of Disability will be held Friday and Saturday, April 20-21 in UNC Asheville's Karpen Hall, Laurel Forum. The conference is free and open to everyone.
Friday, April 20
7:15-8:30 p.m. - Professor Adam Cureton, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, The Limiting Role of Respect for People with Disabilities
Saturday, April 21
9-10:15 a.m. - Professor Kim Q. Hall, Appalachian State University, On Being Slow: Disability and Philosophy in the U.S. South
10:25-11:40 a.m. - Professor Richard Cross, UNCG, Representations of Disability in Art and the Work of Disabled Artists
1:35 -2:25 p.m. - Professor Richard Cross, University of Notre Dame, Disabilities in Heaven
2:35-3:50 p.m. - Professor Scott M. Williams, UNC Asheville, Personhood, Ableism, and the Philosophy of Religion: Is Personhood an Arbitrary Category?
4:10-5:25 p.m. - Professor Eva Feder Kittay, Stony Brook University, The Moral Significance of Being Human
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