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Lecture and Workshop with Alice Wexler THE NEW NORMAL: DIS/ABILITY, EQUITY, AND ACCESS IN ART ED

Date and time
Date & time

January 13, 2020
10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Room EV 2.645
Engineering, Computer Science and Visual Arts Integrated Complex
1515 St. Catherine W.
SGW campus


This event is free

Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair accessible



Alice Wexler, author of Autism in a Decentered World, is Professor Emerita of Art Education at SUNY New Paltz. A researcher and art educator in the fields of disability studies, outsider, and Indigenous art, Wexler works to equalize the relationships between teachers and students, confront the social myths of disability, and find posi t ive aspect s of di fference through personalized art making.


A discussion of Wexler’s Arts-2-Gether program (2009-2014) as part of a Disability Studies and Art Education course. Jan. 13,10:30am -12 pm


A participatory experience of embodiment and ability in art education. By RSVP only, maximum capacity 25. Email: Jan. 13, 2-4 pm

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