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Weekend Reader: ‘On The Move: A Life’

Oliver Sacks’s latest book is a memoir of his own unmoored youth: On the Move covers the setbacks, detours, and flashes of discovery of young Sacks.

June 7, 2015

Neurologist Oliver Sacks Describes His Fascinating Life In ‘On The Move’

As this memoir makes clear, the Oliver Sacks truly contains multitudes: The compassionate scientist who travels to Mexico to look at ferns has also been a motorbike buff, competitive weightlifter, and, in the past, a drug abuser.

May 3, 2015

Top Reads For News Junkies: ‘The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat’

‘The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat’ reminds us why Oliver Sacks is so widely read and appreciated.

February 21, 2015