#1255516 Overall Influence

Emily Rapp Black

American memoirist


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Emily Rapp Black is an American memoirist. When she was six years old, she was chosen as the poster child for the non-profit organisation March of Dimes, due to a congenital birth defect that resulted in the amputation of her left leg. She has written two memoirs, one that presents her life as an amputee and the other that tells the story of the birth of her child Ronan Christopher Louis and his diagnosis of Tay–Sachs disease. She is a former Fulbright scholar and recipient of the James A. Michener Fellowship. She is an assistant professor at the University of California, Riverside, School of Medicine.

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St. Olaf College

Four-year Lutheran liberal-arts college in Northfield, Minnesota

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

University of Texas at Austin

Public research university in Austin, Texas, United States

Trinity College Dublin

Constituent college of the University of Dublin in Ireland

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#82034 World Rank