The Carleton Disability Awareness Centre will host actress Jamie Brewer to discuss the television program American Horror Story and disability representation in the media. After a brief intermission, Brewer will holding a Q&A session with the audience.
When: Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Residence Commons Conference Rooms, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa
Info: This event is free and open to the public and media.
The event is presented by the Carleton Disability Awareness Centre, Carleton University Students’ Association (CUSA) and the Campus Activity Board of the Student Experience Office.
Brewer is best known for her roles with the award-winning anthology series American Horror Story. She can also be seen on the hit television shows Southland, Switched at Birth and Raymond and Lane. She was the first person with Down Syndrome to walk at a New York Fashion Week show. She is an ambassador for Changing the Face of Beauty and was the recipient of the 2015 Quincy Jones Exceptional Advocacy Award.
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