Neurologist Oliver Sacks, author of the bestsellers Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, talks with Diane about his memoir, in which he tells of growing up in Britain during World War II, and the uncle who introduced him to the wonders of science.

Guests

  • Oliver Sacks a physician and the author of nine previous books, including "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat" and "Awakenings."

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Jan 30 2015A new government in Greece moves to reverse austerity reforms. Tensions ease on the Israeli-Lebanon border. And President Barack Obama visits India and Saudi Arabia. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Friday, Jan 30 2015Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch defends President Barack Obama’s immigration policy. Senate Democrats agree to wait on Iran sanctions. And two former Vanderbilt football players are convicted of rape. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.