Optimism - An Essay by Helen Keller - Special Edition

Optimism - An Essay by Helen Keller - Special Edition

by Helen Keller
     
 
Helen Keller was an American author and political activist. She was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. The story of her struggle to learn to communicate, championed by her teacher Anne Sullivan, was documented in the movie, "The Miracle Worker."

A prolific author, Keller was well traveled and was outspoken in her opposition to war.

Overview

Helen Keller was an American author and political activist. She was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. The story of her struggle to learn to communicate, championed by her teacher Anne Sullivan, was documented in the movie, "The Miracle Worker."

A prolific author, Keller was well traveled and was outspoken in her opposition to war. She campaigned for suffrage and workers' rights, as well as many other progressive causes. "Optimism" is an essay published by Helen Keller in 1903. It was dedicated by the author to Anne Sullivan, her teacher.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934255476
Publisher:
El Paso Norte Press
Publication date:
08/15/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
351 KB

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