12/03/2010

Oliver Sacks and ‘The Mind’s Eye’

Neurologist Oliver Sacks talks with Ira about vision, the brain, and how the two can work together — or can work against each other. It’s the topic of his new book, “The Mind’s Eye.” Plus, in the premiere installment of our new series Desktop DiariesTM, we’ll get a video tour of Dr. Sacks’ desk.

Segment Guests

Oliver Sacks

Oliver Sacks is the author of Musicophilia (Knopf, 2007) and a professor of neurology at the NYU School of Medicine in New York, New York.

Flora Lichtman

Flora Lichtman is host of The Adaptors podcast and former SciFri multimedia producer in New York, New York.

Meet the Producer

About Flora Lichtman

Flora Lichtman is host of The Adaptors podcast and former SciFri multimedia producer in New York, New York.