The deadline for abstracts for the Disabling Normativities conference in Johannesburg, Oct. 1-3, 2019, is fast approaching.
Confirmed keynote speakers are: Boaventura de Sousa Santos, Andre Keat, Shelley Lynn Tremain and France Winddance Twine
Abstracts are invited for 15-minute presentations (each to be followed by open discussion). Abstracts should be 250-300 words in length, accompanied by a single paragraph bio, and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for abstracts is June 28, 2019.
The full CFA is at
I am excited about this conference and the work of the Wits Centre for Diversity Studies more generally. I look forward to meeting some of BIOPOLITICAL PHILOSOPHY’s friends at the conference in October!