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Sunday 06 September 2009. Part of Open Office for Words.

September’s Open Office for Words looked at consciousness and the creation of personal narrative by looking at the breakdown of autobiographical memory in the case of Clive Wearing, a British musicologist and conductor suffering from anterogade amnesia.

Phrenology illustration. An attempt at categorising human abilities and psychic attributes to separate zones of the brain. Woodcut, 1864.
Phrenology illustration. An attempt at categorising human abilities and psychic attributes to separate zones of the brain. Woodcut, 1864.