Delaney Wells '20 Talk- "Amazing Grace? An Exploration of the Stigmatization of Disability in Church Communities of Lunyo Village, Entebbe, Uganda"

Thursday, September 19, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (ET)
SMITH Rehm Lib
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Lecture - Speaker
Contact
Christopher Ricciardi
508-793-2513
Department
J.D. Power Center for Liberal Arts in the World
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https://events.holycross.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=11938

Delaney Wells ’20 will present on her Summer 2019 research fellowship with embraceKulture, an organization jumpstarting the disability rights movement in Uganda, Africa. She will talk about her time at the Amaanyi Empowerment Center, stigmatization of disability in local church congregations, and how she explored opportunities for inclusivity for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, specifically the students she worked with at the Amaanyi Empowerment Center.

Categories: Summer Research in the Humanities Social Sciences,J.D. Power Center for Liberal Arts in the World

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