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Virtual Event | Reading/Book Talk: Nadina LaSpina, Such a Pretty Girl
May 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Friday May 15th, 4-5:30 PM,
Zoom – RSVP for link and to provide access requests
Disability rights activist Nadina LaSpina will read from her memoir Such a Pretty Girl: A Story of Struggle, Empowerment, and Disability Pride, which describes her journey to find a place for herself in an ableist world. The reading will be followed by a conversation with authors Simi Linton (disability rights activist) and Jessie Male (disability scholar at NYU Gallatin). The audiobook edition of Such a Pretty Girl launches May 12th.
Followed by conversation with author/disability activist Simi Linton and author/disability scholar Jessie Male (NYU Gallatin)
Co-Sponsors: NYU Department of Media, Culture, and Communication and The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality at NYU