Beyond the miracle worker

the remarkable life of Anne Sullivan Macy and her extraordinary friendship with Helen Keller
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Beacon Press , Boston
Sullivan, Annie, -- 1866-1936, Keller, Helen, -- 1880-1968, Teachers of deafblind people -- United States -- Biog
Statementby Kim E. Nielsen.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV1624.S84 N54 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17102266M
ISBN 100807097470
ISBN 139780807097472
LC Control Number2008036689

Beyond the Miracle Worker seeks to correct this oversight, presenting a new tale about the wounded but determined woman and her quest for a successful, meaningful life. Born in to poverty-stricken Irish immigrants, Macy suffered part of her childhood in the Massachusetts State Almshouse at by: 5.

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Beyond the Miracle Worker Book Summary: Evaluates the pivotal role of Helen Keller's teacher in advocating and enabling the famous sight- and hearing-impaired woman's remarkable achievements, offering insight into lesser-known aspects of their deep friendship while tracing Annie's own struggles with poverty, blindness, and psychological scars.

“Fascinating and beautifully crafted, Beyond the Miracle Worker reinterprets Macy’s life, challenging the mythology of her work with Helen Keller to reveal a powerful, rich, and surprising personal story Conveying the complexity and humanity of Macy and her world, this is an appealing biography for general readers and scholars alike.” —Susan Burch author of Signs of Resistance.

“Any book about me,” Anne Sullivan Macy reflected near the end of her life, “must be full of contradictions.”1 Beyond the Miracle Worker is a book that reflects these contradictions--the contradictions of a delightful, gloomy, charismatically fascinating, and annoying woman who was neither blind nor sighted.

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Born in to poverty-stricken Irish immigrants, Macy suffered part of her childhood in the Massachusetts State Almshouse at Tewksbury. Beyond the Miracle Worker, the first biography of Macy in nearly fifty years, complicates the typical Helen-Annie "feel good" narrative in surprising ways.

By telling the life from Macy's perspective-not Keller's-the biography is the first to put Macy squarely at the center of the story. Beyond the Miracle Worker by Kim E. Nielsen Book Resume: Evaluates the pivotal role of Helen Keller's teacher in advocating and enabling the famous sight- and hearing-impaired woman's remarkable achievements, offering insight into lesser-known aspects of their deep friendship while tracing Annie's own struggles with poverty, blindness, and.

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Beyond the Miracle Worker, the first biography of Macy in nearly fifty years, complicates the typical Helen-Annie "feel good" narrative in surprising ways. By telling the life from Macy's perspective-not Keller's-the biography is the first to put Macy squarely at the center of the story.5/5.

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The lives of Helen Keller and her teacher, Anne Sullivan Macy, were so entwined that it is impossible to write about one without the other.4/5(3). A moving portrait of Anne Sullivan Macy, teacher of Helen Keller&#;and a complex, intelligent woman worthy of her own spotlightAfter many years, historian and Helen Keller expert Kim Nielsen realized that she and her peers had failed Anne Sullivan Macy.

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Comparisons Over all the book and the movie were the same. The breakfast scene in the book was identical as in the movie. Differences in the Book At the end Annie says "Forever and- ever" While the lullaby, Kate and Captain Keller are in the same room saying how lonely it felt in.

The Miracle Worker dramatizes the volatile relationship between the lonely teacher and her charge. Trapped in a secret, silent world, unable to communicate, Helen is violent, spoiled, almost sub-human and treated by her family as such/5(74). Download the miracle worker ebook free in PDF and EPUB Format.

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Directed by Arthur Penn. With Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke, Victor Jory, Inga Swenson. The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate/10(K). Beyond the Miracle Worker also serves as an example to other historians of disability to mine the records of institutions like Tewksbury for other untold stories of disabled lives.

Even while Sullivan's was a singular life, Nielsen puts it in the context of nineteenth and early twentieth century American culture, highlighting the intricate. Many iterations of “the Miracle Worker” have shaped the popular image of Anne Sullivan Macy and defined her significance.

Macy is portrayed as a difficult young We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : John Vickrey Van Cleve.Beyond the Miracle Worker: The Remarkable Life of Anne Sullivan Macy and Her Extraordinary Friendship with Helen Keller eBook: Nielsen, Kim E.: : Kindle Store/5(30).