THE HIDDEN STORY: HOW THE ADA GAVE THE LARGEST US MINORITY ITS RIGHTS

Wednesday, October 7, 7:00-8:30pm

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Lennard Davis, author and Professor of Disability and Human Development at the University of Illinois at Chicago, will give a keynote address marking this momentous occasion for civil rights. Following his remarks there will be a discussion and reception featuring community members and their experiences pre- and post-ADA, as well as a book sale featuring Mr. Davis’s extensively researched work on this topic.