School of Arts academics Professor Nicola Shaughnessy and Dr Melissa Trimingham will be bringing their Imagining Autism research project into view this Friday at the Festival of the Brain in Folkestone.
Schedule for the day in brief:
Participate Pop-Up Café
11am–4.30pm, The Clearing, FREE
Participate community café will be popping up
in The Clearing, offering an autism-friendly menu
that includes gluten- and dairy-free food and
a relaxed space to hang out.
Living with Autism: Roundtable
Midday (60 mins), Brewery Tap, £2
This chaired discussion brings together different
perspectives on living with autism – from parents,
siblings, autistic self-advocates and members of the
Living with Autism: Problem Solving
1pm (60 mins), Brewery Tap, £2
A structured session.
2.30pm (45 mins), Quarterhouse Auditorium, £2
A workshop that invites participants to see and
experience the world around them differently, using
some of the training techniques developed for
Playing A/Part: Women & Autism
3.45pm (60 mins), Quarterhouse Auditorium, £2
Please take a look at the brochure for full listings – CF_normal18_A5booklet_DIGITAL