Invitation to follow the online conference on histories of disability and emotions

Ninon Dubourg (She/her) Discussion

Dear Colleagues,

It is my great pleasure to invite you to the Online conference on histories of disability and emotions, co-organized by Sara Scalenghe, Pieter Verstraete, and me, that will be held freely and online on 13-15 June 2023 with 35 international speakers.

We will have two keynotes on the 13th and the 14th :

  • David Turner, "Fellow Sufferers: Disability, Emotion, and Connection in Nineteenth-Century England".
  • Barbara H. Rosenwein, "Confronting the Disabilities of Old Age with Pride and Revulsion".

You will find the full program and can register with this link:

You will then receive a Zoom link closer to the conference's date.


Please, do not hesitate to share the news with your colleagues, and contact us if you have any questions,

Wishing you a great day,

All the best,


Dr. Ninon Dubourg