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Even If You Can’t See It: Invisible Disability and Neurodiversity

November 21 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Free

Author Sejal Shah will be speaking about coming to terms with living with a major mood disorder and the complex cultural, practical, and emotional ramifications of that experience while a graduate student and as an academic for Mental Health Awareness Month at Princeton University. For more information, visit mentalhealth.princeton.edu

Sejal Shah is the author of the debut essay collection, This Is One Way to Dance (University of Georgia Press, June 2020), about South Asian American culture, visibility, and identity. Her essays have appeared in Brevity, Conjunctions, the Kenyon Review, Literary Hub, the Rumpus, and elsewhere. She is the recipient of a 2018 New York State Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Fellowship in Fiction and was awarded a 2019 fellowship and artist residency at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She has taught creative writing at Marymount Manhattan College, Mount Holyoke College, and the University of Rochester, among others. She lives in Rochester, New York.  www.sejal-shah.com 

Details

Date:
November 21
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
mentalhealth.princeton.edu

Organizer

Princeton University
Phone:
(609) 258-3000
Website:
https://www.princeton.edu/

Venue

Andlinger Center for Energy & the Environment, Maeder Hall
86 Olden Street
Princeton, 08540
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Phone:
609-258-4899
Website:
www,acee.princeton.edu

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