Category Archives: Research Focused Events

Summary of Tuesday’s twitter chat #DebateAutism

Hope you managed to catch our amazing twitter chat, #DebateAutism,  last Tuesday. Don’t worry if you missed it as you can see the summary at https://twitter.com/i/moments/844484611136782336 You don’t even need to be on twitter to access this.

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Reminder about 3 free autism/disability events in Sheffield in November

  Booking open now at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/life-at-university-autistic-voices-reveal-all-tickets-28571719783?aff=es2 For Life at university: autistic voices reveal all Location: Sheffield Date: 7 November 2016 Time: 17:00 – 19:00 Higher education positions itself as an accessible environment for learning. For some this has been the … Continue reading

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Call for participants – fathers and autism research – North West England

Call for participants – fathers and autism research – North West England   I am a research student from the University of York Centre for Women’s Studies, my name is Jo Heeney. I am carrying out research interviews for my … Continue reading

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Call for abstracts for the research conference ‘Theorising Normalcy and the Mundane’ July 2016, Manchester

Taken from http://www.staff.mmu.ac.uk/manmetlife/news/view/call-for-papers-re-claiming-the-human THE Annual International Conference, Theorising Normalcy and the Mundane, will be held at Manchester Metropolitan University July 2016 and organisers are calling for papers on (Re)claiming the human: In times of crisis. Alongside Manchester Met, The Research Centre for Social … Continue reading

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Tomorrow: A letter to my autistic self

If you can make it tomorrow, Tuesday November 10th,  10.00am -1pm is the ESRC Social Sciences Festival Event of A Letter To My Autistic Self. This is a free event in Sheffield and details can be found at http://www.shu.ac.uk/ad/esrcfestival/

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Considering Intimate Lives: Ways Forward (Free Event 9th Nov 2016)

  ESRC Social Sciences Festival Event Considering Intimate Lives: Ways Forward is a workshop for people with learning disabilities and/or autism, self-advocates, their families, friends, allies and those who work with and for them (e.g. care staff, support workers, social workers, … Continue reading

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Free Event: A letter to my autistic self

Bookings are now being taken for The Autism Centre’s event as part of the ESRC Social Sciences Festival 2015. This is a free event and takes place in Sheffield City Centre. You can register to attend at http://www.shu.ac.uk/ad/esrcfestival/ Information can … Continue reading

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