Oliver Sacks Foundation
NEWSLETTER
News2022-05-29T09:12:47-04:00

News & Events

Sign up to our newsletter and be the first to hear about books, podcasts, films and events celebrating Oliver Sacks. 

SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTER

Follow along on social media and engage with fans around the world!

News & Events

Insomniac City

January 31, 2017|

We at the Sacks office are thrilled to share with you some advance praise for Bill Hayes’s gorgeous memoir of his life with Oliver Sacks, Insomniac City, whose official publication date is [...]

Our Favorite Books of 2016

December 7, 2016|

Looking for the perfect gift, or just some enlightenment? As 2016 draws to a close, we’d like to share with you some of our favorite books of the year.   [...]

Remembering Oliver Sacks

August 29, 2016|

  Dear Friends, As we mark the one-year anniversary of Dr. Sacks’s death on August 30, we are grateful for your messages of support, and for the fact that his [...]

A Mind-Opening Film

July 21, 2016|

A few days ago we had an opportunity to see "Life, Animated," which opens around the country this weekend. Exquisitely crafted, this film introduces us to Owen Suskind: handsome (not [...]

On the Move — again!

February 24, 2016|

Our good friend Steve Silberman (“Neurotribes”) recently listed his five favorite books on autism for FiveBooks.com. He adds this observation about Dr. Sacks’s work: “Oliver was interested not just in studying [...]

Days of Gratitude

December 14, 2015|

Happy holidays and greetings from the Oliver Sacks Foundation! It has been a remarkable year, one of sadness and joy, but above all, thankfulness for Dr. Sacks's full and remarkable life. [...]

Announcing “Gratitude”

October 25, 2015|

We are proud to announce the upcoming publication of a new book by Dr. Sacks: titled Gratitude, it brings together in one volume four gemlike essays written over the last two [...]

A Life Well Lived

August 30, 2015|

Oliver Sacks, London, May 2015 by Bill Hayes Oliver Sacks died early this morning at his home in Greenwich Village, surrounded by his close friends and family. He [...]

Header photo by Abi Inman

Sign up to our newsletter and be the first to hear about books, podcasts, films and events celebrating Oliver Sacks. 

SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTER

Inspired by Oliver Sacks

Poster for Awakenings by Oliver Sacks

Film

The hit 1990 film Awakenings is now available on Netflix.

Poster for the Oliver Sacks Opera Awakenings

Opera

Don't miss the world-premiere of Tobias Picker's opera based on Awakenings.

Radiant MInds Promo Image

Podcast

Radiant Minds, the new Oliver Sacks podcast from Audible is now available.

WATCH & LISTEN

Follow along on social media and engage with Sacks fans around the world!

Go to Top