Technology, Gender and Disability

Fri, April 25, 2008 | PAR 201

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Technology is a vital part of the lives of many women with disabilities. Understanding how technology interacts with gender and disability within the daily life experiences of women is integral to understanding their healthcare needs. In this presentation, case exemplars of two women with disabilities are used to highlight the ways in which women negotiate their environments while enacting their gender through the use of technology.

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  • Center for Women's and Gender Studies

    University of Texas at Austin
    Burdine Hall 536
    2505 University Avenue, A4900
    Austin, Texas 78712
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