CFA Enabling Technologies for Marginalised Groups

Designing Enabling Technologies for Marginalised Groups 

Guest Editors: Dr Marc Fabri and Dr Nigel Newbutt

Call for peer-reviewed article, case studies, opinion pieces, and technology reviews that help to understand the role of enabling technology design with, and for, marginalised groups

Special Issue of Journal of Enabling Technologies

Vortrag beim 2. Kongress der Teilhabeforschung (Online)

Dis/Abling Video Conferences – eine video-/ ethnographische Erkundung 

Vortrag beim 2. Kongress der Teilhabeforschung, 15. – 16. September 2021 als online Kongress aus Münster.

Von Siegfried Saerberg, Tom Bieling, Beate Ochsner und Robert Stock


Assistance, Assistants and Assistive Media. Barriers and Interfaces of Digital Cultures (01-03 July 2021)

Organized by the project "Assistive Media" at Leuphana University Lüneburg.

Please register via mail: 

CFA Special Issue: Ableism, Disablism, Enablism

Ableism, Disablism, Enablism

Call for papers for a special journal issue with the topic Ableism, Disablism, Enablism in the open access journal Societies. This special issue aims to explore the many facets of ableism and ability-based disablism and enablism. Guest Editors: Gregor Wolbring, Anica Zeyen and Oana Branzei

CFP: The Disability Gaze (Deadline: 15 09 2021)

The Center for Material Culture Studies (CMCS) at the University of Delaware invites proposals for its third biennial conference, “The Disability Gaze: Material and Visual Approaches.” Submission Deadline: September 15, 2021

3rd Network Meeting (16-17 September 2021)

Access and Tinkering: Designing Assistive Technologies as Political Practice

With keynotes by Aimi Hamraie (Vanderbilt) and Anne Waldschmidt (Cologne), a talk by Tomas Criado (Berlin) and an interactive maker session.

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CFA: Medical Humanities (Deadline: 15 11 2021)

CfA: Medical Humanities in German Studies

Call for abstracts of up to 500 words for a planned edited volume on the medical humanities in German studies. Scholars from the areas of literature, history, and cultural studies - and disability studies - are encouraged to participate.

17 September 2021, 3:30-05:00pm (CEST)

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Inclusion – Accessibility – Normality: Some Remarks from a Dispositif-Analytical Perspective


Akustische Übersetzungen von Träumen und Tinnitus: Zur Verbindung von Sound und Dis/Ability Studies

Luisa Drews (Berlin) & Robert Stock (Berlin)

THE SOUND OF SOUND STUDIES. Jahrestagung der AG Auditive Medienkulturen und Sound Studies in der Gesellschaft für Medienwissenschaft. 8. - 10. Juli 2021. Jahrestagung 2021 der AG Auditive Medienkulturen und Sound Studies in der Gesellschaft für Medienwissenschaft, Lüneburg 


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