• 3 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
20052016
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Personal profile

Research interests

Disability and literature; public policy and the arts; world poetry; animal studies; literary nonfiction; cultural diplomacy; bioethics and medicine; instructional accessibility; human rights; community based writing. 

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Sensory Aids Medicine & Life Sciences
Professional-Patient Relations Medicine & Life Sciences
Visually Impaired Persons Medicine & Life Sciences
Personhood Medicine & Life Sciences
Imagination Medicine & Life Sciences
Special Education Medicine & Life Sciences
Euthanasia Medicine & Life Sciences
euthanasia Social Sciences

Research Output 2005 2016

  • 3 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Editorial

Selections from planet of the blind

Kuusisto, S., Jan 1 2016, The Disability Studies Reader, Fifth Edition. Taylor and Francis, p. 510-516 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

When is a failure of imagination dangerous?

Kuusisto, S., Nov 1 2012, In : The Hastings Center report. 42, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Professional-Patient Relations
Personhood
Imagination
Euthanasia
euthanasia
1 Citation (Scopus)

What is our role in promoting literacy for children who are "blind" or visually impaired?

Wilkinson, M. E., Olson, R. J. & Kuusisto, S., Sep 1 2011, In : Optometry. 82, 9, p. 503-504 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Sensory Aids
Visually Impaired Persons
Special Education
Blindness
Reading
1 Citation (Scopus)

Walt Whitman's "specimen days" and the discovery of the disability memoir

Kuusisto, S., Dec 1 2005, In : Prose Studies. 27, 1-2, p. 155-162 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Memoir
Walt Whitman
Prose
Lyrics
Language

Press and Media

LUNCH TIME POEMS SERIES BEGINS IN BIRD LIBRARY

Stephen Kuusisto & Diane Wiener

9/19/18

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Kuusisto '78 Authors Have Dog, Will Travel

Stephen Kuusisto

7/18/18

2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Kuusisto ’78 Authors Have Dog, Will Travel

Stephen Kuusisto

7/18/18

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment