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Oliver Sacks


Thursday, December 6 2012

Oliver Sacks' 'Hallucinations'

Hearing voices? Don’t worry, the revered Dr. Oliver Sacks assures, in that regard at least, you’re perfectly sane.

Thursday, October 28 2010

20 Questions: Oliver Sacks

Neurologist and philosopher Oliver Sacks possesses a tireless intellect, a perpetual curiosity, and a compassionate understanding of humans. In The Minds Eye, he explores the physical and perceptual disconnect between what we see and what we perceive.


Sunday, December 12 2010

None Are So Blind As Those Who Will Not See: 'The Mind's Eye' by Oliver Sacks

In this telling of his own encounter with blindness, the neurologist and author Oliver Sacks reminds us that there are few human failings worse than taking for granted life and its manifold hidden miracles.


Monday, November 26 2012

Do You See What I See (or Hear What I Hear? Or Feel What I Feel)? 'Hallucinations'

Neurologist and best-selling author Oliver Sacks examines the strange world of hallucinations and what they tell us about ourselves.

Monday, November 5 2007

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain by Oliver Sacks

Music is grace and joy and not easily subjected to cold clinical analysis, not even when the writer is someone as gifted as Oliver Sacks.


Wednesday, November 14 2012

Oliver Sacks Reveals a Few of His Own Exploits in ‘Hallucinations'

NEW YORK — Oliver Sacks never meant to be part of the story. Indeed, much of his new book, “Hallucinations” (Alfred A. Knopf: 326 pp., $26.95), which mixes

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