Send Dani Alexis to SDS!

Do you want me to go to the Society for Disability Studies conference? YOU KNOW YOU DO. Please help!

Dani Alexis

Yes, this is a plea for funding.  If you’d like to skip ahead to the funding part, my PayPal address is dani.alexis.ryskamp@gmail.com.

The Gracie wants you to help me do all this work more efficiently.  (Image: a fluffy white cat stretched out on a bed, which is covered in books.) The Gracie wants you to help me do all this work more efficiently. (Image: a fluffy white cat stretched out on a bed, which is covered in books.)

So here’s the story:

1.)  After two years of MA work and just a few months before actually earning the MA, I finally know what the heck I’m doing in academia: English rhetoric and composition with a focus on disability studies and queer/crip/neuroqueer theory.

2.)  The biggest professional party in all of disability studies is the annual Society for Disability Studies (SDS) conference.  This year, it’s in Atlanta in June.

3.)  Going to SDS would be a Very. Useful. Important. Deal. for my career right now.  It would also make me be social for an entire week, which y’all keep…

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