Open Books - Open Minds
2014-2015 Common Book Selection
The Open Books-Open Minds Committee is pleased to announce the 2014-15 common book:
Musicophilia : Tales of Music and the Brain
by Oliver Sacks (Knopf 2007)
Drawing on the individual experiences of patients, musicians, composers, and everyday people, the author explores the complex human response to music, detailing the full range of human reactions to music, what goes on and can go wrong when we listen to music, and how music can affect those suffering from a variety of ailments.