Note: entry updated with more specs on time and location
Dr. Harlan Lane is giving three important interpreted presentations at the University of Rochester tmw and thur Sept 25 and 26, 2013. Dr. Lane has published several important books on Deaf history, Deaf equality, and Deaf ethnicity. (See When the Mind Hears, Mask of Benevolence, Journey into the Deaf-World, People of the Eye: Deaf Ancestry and Ethnicity (with Pillard and Hedberg)
Lane’s lectures at U of R are:
1) Neilly Series lecture: Harlan Lane is speaking on Wednesday, Sept 25 as part of the Neilly Series of lectures; his topic is Deaf Ethnicity: For and Against”; the presentation is in the Hawkins Carlson Room in Rush Rhees Library at 7 pm. It is free and open to the public and the U of R community. Parking int he Library Lot (free).
2) U of R presentation in Hellen Wood Hall on Thursday Sept 26 at noon hour in Room 1 W510 . His topic is ” Do Deaf People Have a Disability? ” (for a more medical/healthcare focused audience)
3) Corner Society for History of Medicine at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East Ave., on Thursday evening 5:30 – 6:30 pm (refreshments) and lecture 6:30 – 7:30 pm; his topic is “Origins of At the American Deaf World” .