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Exploring the Intersectionalities of Disability, Race, and Ageism

A Conversation with Elinor McNeel



Oct 22, 2019
from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM


102 Paterno Library - Foster Auditorium

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Deb Austin
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Phone number to call about the event 863-1807

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Elinor McNeel is an author (Understanding Rhetoric: A Student Guide with Samples and Analysis) and current Penn State World Campus student. On her 77th birthday, Ms. McNeel will share with the Penn State community her experiences with race, ageism, and disabilities. This conversation will address the intersectionality of identity and the role it plays with shaping the course of one's life.nation, advocacy, independent living and social inclusion on Penn State's University Park campus.

Facilitated by Terry Watson, Assistant Director, Student Disability Services

Closing remarks:
Dr. Cynthia Young, Department Head,
African American Studies

Sponsored by:
Penn State World Campus Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council
Penn State Diversability Committee