Understanding Autism

15 Apr

I recently stumbled upon a short video in which a young woman tries to explain what life is like for people who live on the spectrum.  I think this would be a valuable video to show students as part of an introduction to studying Mark Haddon’s The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time as it would help them to better understand how Christopher’s brain works and, by extension, how this shapes his interactions with the world.

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