Julia, center, is Sesame Street’s newest muppet, an autistic little girl.
Julia, center, is Sesame Street’s newest muppet, an autistic little girl. Sesame Workshop TNS
Julia, center, is Sesame Street’s newest muppet, an autistic little girl. Sesame Workshop TNS

Why Sesame Street chose a girl character to portray autism

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