Artist: Laurence Parent
Eight kilometres is the distance between my home and Concordia University. These kilometres are among those I am most familiar with in
Laurence Parent is a Ph.D. candidate in Humanities at Concordia University. She holds an MA in Critical Disability Studies from York University and a BA in Political Science from Université du Québec à Montréal. She lives in Montréal and is passionate about disability activism, disability history, and mobility. Over the past decade, she has been actively involved in a number of disability rights organizations. Laurence’s academic and artwork has featured in numerous conferences and exhibitions in Canada and abroad.