To serve as a catalyst for the development of Black Disability Studies (BDS). To create a framework of principles and essential elements to guide the development of the curriculum. To mobilize the resources required to develop, implement and assess the curriculum.
Mission Statement for Black Disability Studies
The mission of Black Disability Studies is to advance and transmit knowledge of linkages of the history, culture, arts and sociology about people from the Black disabled community in the United States and the Diaspora.
BDS Committee Members
Moore, Leroy F. - Chair
Battle, Kathlyn - Essex County College, NJ
Benjamin, Ruha - Boston University, MA
Callaway, Shawn - Advocate
Gerber, Gerber - Montclair State, NJ
Harris, Jerome - Rowan University
Jones, James - Univ. of Delaware
Ledbetter, Sislena - Univ. of DC
Nishida, Akemi - CUNY, NYC
Price, Margaret - Spelman
Tolliver, Alexis - Johns Hopkins and Harvard
All inquiries for the BDS Committee should be addressed to: firstname.lastname@example.org