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Perceiving the Elephant: Living Creatively With Loss of Vision

Frances Lief Neer

Creative Arts Book Company, 1998

by: Brian Schumacher

[The] essays [in this book] speak to a variety of experiences in the sighted and blind worlds, with sections on medical perceptions, social service, education, and the heart and mind… Individual essays [cover] various experiences involving the sense of sight.

“[There] are two kinds of disturbances of the eyes, stemming from two sources – when they have been transferred from light to darkness and when they have been transferred from darkness to light.”