Workshops

Deaf Women United is looking for presenters to talk about any of the following topics:

  • Mental health
  • Death and Grieving 
  • Art
  • Taboo topics
  • Emergency situations 
  • Deaf women owned business 
  • Motherhood
  • Deaf women in politics 
  • Identity and intersectionality
All conference presentations will be in American Sign Language with the use of visual text (ASL videos or PowerPoint). Workshop slots are 60 minutes with 45 minutes for presentation and fifteen minutes for Q & A. Double slots of 120 minutes (part 1 & 2) may be allowed only for extremely relevant topics that are very participant activity oriented. Screen and LCD projector only are provided.

Proposal Deadline: January 17, 2021
Notification of Acceptance: February 6, 2021

*All presenters are responsible for all expenses of attending and presenting at DWU conference. A reduced registration fee of $300 is available for presenters.

Click here to submit a proposal today!

Workshops will be posted on the website after February 15, 2021.