Dr. Kim Nielsen

@ 4:00 pm

Historian and Disability Studies scholar Kim Nielsen is Professor of Disability Studies at the University of Toledo where she teaches courses on disability history, activism, gender, eugenics, and law.  Nielsen is author of the widely …

Alice Wong in Conversation with Dr. Sami Schalk

@ 7:00 pm

Alice Wong (she/her) is a disabled activist, writer, media maker, and consultant. She is the founder and director of the Disability Visibility Project, an online community dedicated to creating, sharing, and amplifying disability media and …

Centering Resistance: Imaginings of a New Feminist Future


Co-Convened by UW System Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium and UW System Gender and Women’s Studies Librarian Fully Virtual Event This year’s theme rests on an urgent line of inquiry: What has the pandemic revealed …


@ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Operating System & Liminal Lab are thrilled to invite you to another incredible launch celebrating our 2021 project cohort! On September 30th, please join us online to launch the newest book from Ellen Samuels, …

Relations of Care Across and After Worlds Conference

@ 8:30 am - 8:00 pm

Questions of care—practices addressing the fundamentally interconnected needs, abilities, and responsibilities of embodied others and selves and our environments—are at the very heart of this moment. The brutally uneven impacts of COVID-19, police violence, incarceration, accelerating hunger, …

Disability Pride Madison

@ 3:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Disability Pride Madison is a grassroots organization that has produced the Disability Pride Festival for the last eight years. Performances at the festival all include at least one performer with a disability. Board members from …

Resistance and Reimagination: Gender, Change, and The Arts


April 8-10, 2021 Virtual Event | Free and Open to the Public Co-Convened by The UW System Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium and UW-Madison’s 4W Initiative: Women & Wellbeing in Wisconsin & the World Join us April …