Byte-Size Learning: Words Matter with Wendy Lu

Join Arts Access and Wendy Lu to discuss how we think, talk and write about disability.

The workshop will cover:
> Evolution of language around disability
> One word does not fit all
> Terms and language for different disabilities and accommodations
> Implications of the words you choose
> Avoiding euphemisms, pity, and inspiration, through the use of neutral language
> Honoring personal preferences
> How this is just a starting point in dismantling ableism!

Thursday, April 22, 2021