Join us for a
TLC Special Guest Speaker
Wed, March 31, 2021 (12-1 pm)
with Dr. Rebekah Taussig
Presenting ” Invited to the Table: Making Learning More Accessible for Students”
Dr. Rebekah Taussig is a Kansas City writer and teacher with her doctorate in Creative Nonfiction and Disability Studies. She has led workshops at the University of Michigan, Davidson College, and Yale University on disability representation, identity, and community. Her work appears in publications from TIME to Design*Sponge. Released by HarperOne in August 2020, her memoir in essays, Sitting Pretty: The View from My Ordinary Resilient Disabled Body provides a nuanced portrait of a body that looks and moves differently than most. She also runs the Instagram platform @sitting_pretty, where she crafts “mini-memoirs” to contribute nuance to the collective narratives being told about disability.
Join us and your name will be entered to win a copy of Sitting Pretty, by Dr. Rebekah Taussig.