Laura Bridgeman, A Pioneer 50 Years Before Helen Keller


What is Visible imagines the life of Laura Bridgman, the first blind and deaf person to learn language, years before the more famous Helen Keller. NPR’s Scott Simon speaks with Kimberly Elkins about her new novel.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


4 + = five

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>