Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Law

Disabled Women: Activism and Sexuality

15 May 2015 | 12:30 - 16:30 | Seminar

The Centre for Disability Studies (University of Leeds) and Sisters of Frida (North) invite you to:

Disabled Women: Activism and Sexuality

This is a free event but registration is required via Eventbrite.

The first part of this event will include presentations from Sarah Woodin (CDS) on disabled women, violence and access to support and Freyja Haraldsdottir (Tabu) on feminist disability activism in Iceland and the founding of ‘Tabu'. 

The second part (after a short lunch-break will include:

  • A screening by Sisters of Frida of  the film, ‘ACCSEX’ – which explores notions of ‘ideal bodies’ (https://vimeo.com/73844999)
  • Discussion led by Kirsty Liddiard (University of Sheffield) and Q&A with Shweta Ghosh (director of the film).

Teas and coffees will be provided but please bring your own lunch.

Location Details

G.32
School of Law
Liberty Building
University of Leeds
LS2 9JT

(Please use postcode LS6 1AN for Sat Nav's)

The Liberty Building is number 16 on the campus map.

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