This presentation examines the effects of intersectionality on people with disabilities. Intersectionality is a framework for understanding how people’s overlapping identities contribute to their experiences with privilege and oppression. Presenters will define ableism, racism, sexism, classism and other forms of oppression and address their impact on people with disabilities. We will look at ways to build a more inclusive society for all.
Note: Participants are encouraged to complete Ableism 101 and 102 before attending this workshop to gain a framework for understanding the oppression of people with disabilities.
This webinar will be offered at the following times:
- Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 9:30 AM to 12:00 Noon
Participation in this event is available through an internet connection or a phone call. Please register in advance below. Disability Network Southwest Michigan believes all people deserve full access and inclusion in our programs and services and will make every effort to secure necessary accommodations for participants in our events. Please register as soon as possible if you will require an accommodation to participate.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this webinar, please follow this link to email Miranda or call her at 269-345-1516 x120.