All 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
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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.