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allesandro
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Novels/Films/TV series

Post by allesandro » Sun Apr 22, 2018 9:06 pm

Can anyone recommend any films or novels regarding neurodiversity??

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Re: Novels/Films/TV series

Post by RedRevolver » Fri May 18, 2018 12:06 am

Not sure about neurodiversity specifically, but Vonnegut or Keller are my main go to guys regarding the eccentricities of the human mind.

Thinking about it, you might enjoy A Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime if you've not already come across it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ksPDRSnhr0 - you might be interested in this. Jess has Tourette's, but talks a lot about neurodiversity more generally (from what I can remember, watched it when it came out as I'm a big fan of Richard Herring's podcast).

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Re: Novels/Films/TV series

Post by Dan » Sat May 19, 2018 11:04 pm

RedRevolver wrote:Not sure about neurodiversity specifically, but Vonnegut or Keller are my main go to guys regarding the eccentricities of the human mind.

Thinking about it, you might enjoy A Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime if you've not already come across it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ksPDRSnhr0 - you might be interested in this. Jess has Tourette's, but talks a lot about neurodiversity more generally (from what I can remember, watched it when it came out as I'm a big fan of Richard Herring's podcast).
I loved that book!

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