Oliver Sacks
Oliver Sacks

Oliver Sacks is a practicing physician and the author of twelve books, including The Mind's Eye, Musicophilia, The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, and Awakenings (which inspired the Oscar-nominated film). He lives in New York City, where he is a professor of neurology at the NYU School of Medicine.

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Author: Oliver Sacks | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: April 28, 2015

When Oliver Sacks was twelve years old, a perceptive schoolmaster wrote in his report. “Sacks will go far, if he does not go too far.” It is now abundantly clear that Sacks has never stopped going. From its opening pages on his youthful obsession with motorcycles and speed, On the Move is infused with his restless energy.

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Author: Oliver Sacks | Narrator: Dan Woren and Oliver Sacks
Release Date: November 06, 2012

Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there. Heard someone call your name in an empty house. Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing.

Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, intoxication, illness, or injury.

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Author: Oliver Sacks | Narrator: Oliver Sacks and Richard Davidson
Release Date: October 26, 2010
In The Mind’s Eye, Oliver Sacks tells the stories of people who are able to navigate the world and communicate with others despite losing what many of us consider indispensable senses and abilities. the power of speech, the capacity to recognize faces, the sense of three-dimensional space, the ability to read, the sense of sight.
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Author: Oliver Sacks | Narrator: Simon Prebble
Release Date: October 16, 2007
Music can move us to the heights or depths of emotion. It can persuade us to buy something, or remind us of our first date. It can lift us out of depression when nothing else can. It can get us dancing to its beat.  But the power of music goes much, much further.
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