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Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Adam - Goodreads

A fascinating glimpse into the 'history of the deaf.' I use quotations because it would seem obscene to delineate a history of a particular human condition. What Sacks tries to do however is account ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Evalangui - Goodreads

Published June 1989, the year after the Gallaudet University revolution. Interesting but pretty basic. Good for me since I haven't read much on the topic at all and it references other material (David ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Cat White - Goodreads

This book was really interesting. I'm embarrassingly ignorant about deaf culture. This was very informative about the history of deafness. I also liked that the author was candid about his own ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

Oliver Sacks is a fantastic writer; thus, this book is a fascinating read. The reason it got only 3 stars from me is because he did not write this book yesterday... he wrote it more than 20 years ago ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Jesse Whitehouse - Goodreads

Seeing Voices is a collection of three essays, each addressing a different aspect of the deaf experience. The first is introductory and historical, blending anecdotes about notorious deaf individuals ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Carol Catinari - Goodreads

This book is about the language of the deaf... I'd have to describe the book as very interesting content, but not so interesting to read. Til I got Chapter 3, and it became more readable. This was ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Wayne McCoy - Goodreads

I enjoy reading Oliver Sacks. He combines a brilliant scientific mind with the voice of a compassionate and empathetic clinician. Most of his books that I've read are case studies based on different ... Read full review


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