Blindness (OPL Human Library 2013)

And There Was Light
And There Was Light Autobiography of Jacques Lusseyran, Blind Hero of the French Resistance By Lusseyran, Jacques Book - 1998 940.548 L972 1998 Available in some locations
Blindsight DVD - 2008 796.522095496 B648 Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 3 copies

Annotation:The gripping true-life adventure of six blind Tibetan teenagers on a climbing expedition up formidable Mount Everest.

C'mon Papa
C'mon Papa Dispatches From A Dad in the Dark By Knighton, Ryan Book - 2010 362.41092 K71k Available in some locations

Annotation:“Knighton writes with rare insight and humour about a common experience from an uncommon perspective.

The Doctor Will Not See You Now
The Doctor Will Not See You Now By Poulson, Jane Book - 2002 921 P8745 Available in some locations

Annotation:Remarkable autobiography of Dr. Jane Poulson, a sighted medical scientist who became blind in the first year of her professional career. She learned not only to accept every challenge to her health, but also how to live and work in a sighted world. And she did more than survive, she went on to a stellar career as a physician, teacher and researcher.

Eavesdropping A Life by Ear By Kuusisto, Stephen Book - 2006 921 K96985k Available in some locations

Annotation:The author of the highly regarded Planet of the Blind instructs us in the fine art of listening.

Et la lumière fut
Et la lumière fut By Lusseyran, Jacques Audiobook Cassette - 1987 et 2005 French

Annotation:Aveugle depuis l'âge de sept ans, Jacques Lusseyran est devenu la tête d'une cellule de la Résistance durant la Seconde guerre mondiale et a vécu les horreurs de Buchenwald. Un récit passionné.

The Eyes of Me
The Eyes of Me DVD - 2010 371.911E97 Available in some locations

Annotation:Captures the stories of four extraordinary teenagers at the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, a public residential high school in Austin that has educated visually impaired students for more than 150 years.

The Mind's Eye
The Mind's Eye By Sacks, Oliver W. Book - 2010 152.14 S121 Available in some locations Holds: 3 on 14 copies

Annotation:Sacks examines the consequences of aphasia (problems recognizing language), prosopagnosia (difficulty interpreting faces), loss of stereopsis (seeing depth with both eyes), and finally, partial (one eye) or complete blindness.

La nuit sans fin
La nuit sans fin le témoignage d'espoir d'un non-voyant By Tremblay, Paul-Émile Book - 2008 French
Oliver's Twist
Oliver's Twist The Life and Times of An Unapologetic Newshound By Oliver, Craig Book - 2011 070.92 OLIVE Available in some locations
Seeing the World My Way
Seeing the World My Way A Totally [blind and Partially Deaf Guy's Global Adventures] By Giles, Tony DAISY - 2012 362.41092 GILES All copies in use. Availability details
The Story of My Life
The Story of My Life With Her Letters (1887-1901) and A Supplementary Account of Her Education, Including Passages From the Reports and Letters of Her Teacher, Anne Mansfield Sullivan By Keller, Helen Book - 1954 921 K29k2 Available in some locations
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