In a Different Key: The Story of Autism

In their breakout tome In a Different Key: The Story of Autism, journalists John Dovan and Caren Zucker explore the ebb and flow science that once skewed our view of what we now call the autism spectrum. We hold this nonfiction account of autism history dear due to the fact that the first diagnosed person was born in Forest, Mississippi over seventy years ago. Donald Gray Triplett, born in the September of 1933, showed signs of challenged social interactions. In 1937, his parents committed him until 1938. In October of that very same…continue reading →