SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM

Session 006: Disability and the Arts
Room: East End Suite

Sponsor: Disability

Organizer &

Presider: Sara E. Green, University of South Florida


“Exploring Non-normative Queer Embodiment through Sociology and Photography,” Justine Egner, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

“More Than Therapy: Conformity and Resistance in an Organizational Narrative of Disability and the Performing Arts,” Melinda Leigh Maconi, University of South Florida, Honorable Mention in the Disability Division’s Student Paper Competition

“The Borderline Struggle: Humanizing Women with BPD,” Jennie Lambert, Georgia State University

“Whose Story, Whose Voice?: Helen Keller as Told through Children’s Literature,” Cheryl Najarian Souza, University of Massachusetts Lowell

“Deaf Identity Salience: Tracing Daphne’s Deaf Identity Salience through Switched at Birth,” Penny Harvey, Georgia State University