Process and Presence International Conference

Process and Presence: Lecture & Fundraiser

Enlivened City: How Disability Arts and Culture Can Inform the Livable Cities Movement

Aimi Hamraie, Vanderbilt University

Friday, October 26, 2018, 4 - 5:30pm, $10 - $60

The Donnelly Center at Aquinas College
157 Woodward Ln SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Join Aimi Hamraie, assistant professor of Medicine, Health, and Society and American Studies, and director of the Mapping Access Project at Vanderbilt University, as she talks about new urban development projects and how, while understood as serving the common good, are also transforming the fabric of cities, introducing new obstacles and barriers to accessibility and ultimately framing some bodies as undesirable urban citizens.

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Process and Presence: Fashion Show

Process and Presence: Fashion Show

RSVP Not Required - Free Event

Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7 pm, Pre Show begins at 6pm

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
1000 E Beltline Ave NE

Part celebration and part critique, this not be your typical runway show. Instead, this evening of fashion, artists, and Disabled models will collectively speak to the placement/displacement of the disabled body within the fashion world.

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