Hearing Happiness

Deafness Cures in History

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Description

At the age of four, Jaipreet Virdi’s world went silent. A severe case of meningitis left her alive but deaf, suddenly treated differently by everyone. Her deafness downplayed by society and doctors...

A Note From the Publisher

Jaipreet Virdi is an assistant professor of history at the University of Delaware. This is her first book.

Advance Praise

“Poetically weaving her own experiences as a deaf person into a history of hearing loss, Virdi makes a compelling argument that deafness is as much a cultural construct as it is a physical...

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