neurologist and author
British author and neurologist, living in the United States (9 July 1933 – 30 August 2015)
Dec. 27, 2012
Oliver Sacks explores the brain's affinity for music by examining the extraordinary ways our brains adapt in response to musical aberrations.
Feb. 7, 2008
Wherever Oliver Sacks goes, the nature of consciousness is his subject...
Sep. 12, 2002
Photographer Emanuel Hahn’s new book, “ Koreatown Dreaming ,” includes interviews and images of 40 Koreatown business owners who’ve been trying to stay afloat amid COVID and…
from Greater LA
The Kinsey African American Art & History Collection is back in LA. “What we do is about illuminating a fuller scope of Blackness and humanity at large,” says the chief curator.
from Greater LA
“CODA” won three Oscars this year: Best Picture, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, and Writing (Adapted Screenplay).
from The Business
Street vendors are an essential part of Los Angeles’ history and its economy.
With 100k subscribers on launch, CNN+ streaming service is not a runaway hit.
from Hollywood Breakdown
The debut novel of Robert Jones, Jr., “The Prophets,” is lyrical prose about the dimensionality and interiority of people.
The first time I did a film commentary for KCRW was so many years ago that listeners must have been listening on crystal sets.
from Film Reviews
Producer Jaime Roque takes a ride with Ernie Moran in his 1965 Chevy Impala to explore the history and culture of the lowrider community of East Los Angeles.
Editor/poet Emily Skillings and poet/critic John Yau speak about an iconic poet of the 21st century, John Ashbery, and his posthumous book, “Parallel Movement of the Hands: Five…