Kim Nielsen

Kim Nielsen is a professor of disability studies at the University of Toledo, and the author of four books, including Beyond the Miracle Worker: The Remarkable Life of Anne Sullivan Macy and Her Extraordinary Friendship with Helen Keller, The Radical Lives of Helen Keller, and Un-American Womanhood: Anti-Radicalism, Anti-Feminism, and the First Red Scare.

  • A Disability History of the United States

    By Kim Nielsen

    Read by Erin Bennett

    The first book to cover the entirety of disability history from pre-1492 to today

    "...[A] unique perspective on American history...a scholarly yet stirring narrative of our nation's uneasy relations-part pity and empathy, part discrimination and social stigmatization-with disabled people." - Booklist

    Released September 25, 2018
    English, Unabridged