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Ableism and Coronavirus Webinar

April 17, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The COVID19 pandemic has had a variety of effects on the disability community worldwide: so let’s talk about it. Join a panel of disability advocates and authors to discuss topics like the prevalence of remote work, fatphobia and “COVID19”, the importance of social distancing and the devaluation of disabled people, ableist jokes on social media, supply hoarding, and much more.

Accessibility information: ASL interpreters and CART captioning have been requested. The event will be recorded and made available on the SDC website for asynchronous viewing. Please let us know if there are any other access needs you may have by emailing

Zoom webinar registration will be provided closer to the event.


April 17, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm