Lindsey Felt

Disability and Access Leadat Leonardo/ISAST
San Francisco,
United States
Focus area: , Body, Self, Cultural Practices, Social Practice, Medicine, Physiology, Heath, Wearables,Connected self, Video, Film, Writing, Literature, Poetry, Sociology

A San Francisco Bay Area native and disability justice advocate, Lindsey D. Felt is a lecturer at Stanford University in the Program in Writing and Rhetoric, where she teaches courses on disability, technology, futurity, and media. Dr. Felt holds a Ph.D. in English from Stanford University, where she was a DARE (Diversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence) Fellow. Her research has been published in a special issue on Crip Technoscience in Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience. She co-curated Recoding CripTech during a 2019-2020 curatorial residency at SOMArts Cultural Center in San Francisco, which was awarded grants from California Humanities for All, the Zellerbach Family Foundation, the Fleishhacker Foundation, among others. She is a founding member of Stanford’s Disability Initiative, and has given several talks on assistive technologies, and designing for disability and accessibility.