We live in an age when science and technology touch nearly every aspect of our lives. Yet scientific findings on climate change, vaccines and evolution are increasingly under attack. Why people doubt science.
A father’s account of life with his adopted autistic son and what his years as DJ’s father have taught him about the meaning of family, the politics of neurological differences, and nature of human possibility.
- Ralph Savarese teaches 20th century American literature and creative writing at Grinnell College.
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