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Schedule Overview

United for Social Justice
The National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy's
22st Annual Conference
November 20 - 23, 2003, Austin, TX

Note: A Draft Detailed Schedule is now available

Thursday, November 20

3:00 - 6:30 p.m

Registration

6:30 - 7:15 p.m

Welcome - Bill Stewart, NARPA President;
Memorial for Pearl Johnson, NARPA Board Member - Celia Brown

7:15 - 8:15 p.m.

Keynote: Michelle Shocked
"Famously Shameless"

8:30 - 10:00 p.m.

Reception (Buffet)

Friday, November 21

7:00 - 8:45 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Keynote: Steven Schwartz, J.D.
"The Challenge of Advocacy: Maintaining Integrity and Cultivating Compassion"

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:30 - 12:00 noon

Workshops I

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch; Luncheon Keynote: Bob Kafka.
"Still 'Crazy' After All These Years - 'Visions' of an Old Activist!"

1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Workshops II

3:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Refreshment Break

3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Workshops III

6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Evening Presentation: Disabiliby Activism: Images and Dialogue
Tom Olin, Jim Ward, Darby Penney, and Ron Bassman

Saturday, November 23

7:00 - 8:45 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Keynote: Beth Mitchell, J.D.
"Out of the Quiet Room and On to the Pulpit"

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:30 - Noon

Workshops IV

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Box Lunch; Luncheon Keynote: Darby Penney and Peter Stastny, M.D.
"Recovered Lives: Suitcases from a State Hospital Attic"

1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Workshops V

3:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Refreshment Break

3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Awards Ceremony, Raffle, and NARPA Membership Meeting

Sunday, November 23

7:00 - 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Workshops VI

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

10:30 - 12:00 noon

Workshops VII