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About Us: Essays from the Disability Series of the New York Times​

A College-Wide Reading selection

The book

About Us: Essays From The Disability Series Of The New York Times​ compiles the personal writings of more than 50 writers with disabilities. 

The editors

Peter Catapano is an opinion editor and editor of The New York Times's series, Disability.


Rosemarie Garland-Thomson is a professor of English and bioethics at Emory University. She is also the first contributor to the Disability series in The New York Times.


Andrew Solomon (forward) is a mental health advocate and the author of numerous books and articles, including Far from the Tree : Parents, Children and the Search for Identity.