Anne Sullivan

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United States educator who was the teacher and lifelong companion of Helen Keller (1866-1936)

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Since the late nineteenth century, the story of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan Macy has been etched on the popular imagination.
Anne Sullivan Macy, the woman who worked the miracle at the pump, is usually seen in a supporting role.
Yet by no means is the book a Cinderella story, for Anne Sullivan Macy was never granted a "happily ever after.
Anne Sullivan Macy, also with a disability (low vision) was the truly gifted teacher who gave Helen the keys to her future.
She paid a warm tribute to her instructor in Helen Keller's Teacher: Anne Sullivan Macy (1955).
Cavenaugh joined RRTC as a graduate assistant in 1992, and was the center's first Anne Sullivan Macy Fellow.
These two new editions restore the book to much of its original state by including commentary and letters by Keller, Anne Sullivan Macy, and John Macy omitted from the editions of the last several decades.
The 23 year old chronicles her acquisition of language and subsequent education, the very reason the world considered her worthy of autobiography, via Anne Sullivan Macy, Perkins School for the Blind, and eventually Radcliffe College.