At First Sight
(story "To See and Not See" - as Oliver Sacks M.D.)
Author, non-fiction "Oaxaca Journal" (National Geographic, 2002)
1 Print Biography |
2 Interviews |
4 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Oliver Sacks M.D. | Dr. Oliver Sacks | Oribâ Sakkusu
Did You Know?
[on his patient Spalding Gray
] On several occasions he talked about what he called "a creative suicide". On one occasion, when he was being interviewed, he thought that the interview might be culminated with a "dramatic and creative suicide". I was at pains to say that he would be much more creative alive than dead.
He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2008 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to medicine.