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Critical Disability Studies Collaborative Spring Events: Blackness & Disability Studies and reading groups

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Attached are flyers for the following Spring 2018 events:
Friday January 26th from 11-1 
CDSC January reading group: Excerpts from The Right to Maim by Jasbir Puar
Refreshments will be provided.
Friday February 2nd from 11-1
CDSC reading group: Excerpts from Academic Ableism by Jay Timothy Dolmage
Refreshments will be provided.
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Immigration Response Team Update: Administration Ends Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The administration announced on Monday it will end Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador, and will begin notifying Salvadorans they have until Sept. 9, 2019 to leave the United States or acquire a new immigration status.


The Tretter Collection Transgender Oral History Project Online Exhibition

Friday, January 5, 2018

Visit the remarkable full online exhibition here.


The Tretter Transgender Oral History Project (TTOHP) is part of the Jean-Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies at the University of Minnesota Libraries. The Tretter Collection has approximately 3,500 linear feet of material about GLBT history around the world.


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