This talk was presented at Sacred Heart University on October 30, 1991 as part of a lecture series sponsored by the Center for Performing Arts. In his talk, Dr. Sacks refers to two films: a 1974 documentary showing some of the patients described in his book, and the feature film Awakenings (1990), directed by Penny Marshall and starring Robert De Niro and Robin Williams.
Sacred Heart University Review:
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