In this hour, we get to know a few autistic people with Asperger's Syndrome, and we learn about music's effect on the brain. First, director Lizzie Gottlieb (Today's Man
). Next, author John Elder Robison (Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's
). Then, author Howard Dully (My Lobotomy
). Finally, author Oliver Sacks (Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain
). [Broadcast Date: February 27, 2008]
Then, pick up:
Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's
My Lobotomy: A Memoir
Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain
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