On-Demand: Virtual Screening/Panel: Explore the Life and Legacy of Oliver Sacks

On-Demand: Virtual Screening/Panel: Explore the Life and Legacy of Oliver Sacks

American Masters: PBS: Oliver Sacks His Own Life: A Film By Ric Burns: WNET New York Public Media 92Y

The nationwide panel discusson from Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at 7:00 pm ET is now available on-demand for a virtual celebration of American Masters – Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

The panel included:

  • Ric Burns, Director, Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

  • Kate Edgar, Executive Director, The Oliver Sacks Foundation 

  • Dr. Blanca Valdovinos, Director, Spanish Language Neurology Clinic, University of Rochester Medical Center

  • Robert Krulwich, Host Emeritus, Public Radio's RadioLab

  • Moderated by Jenna Flanagan (Host, MetroFocus, The WNET Group).

 

This event is presented by The WNET Group and 92nd Street Y in collaboration with PBS stations GPB, MPT, NMPBS, South Florida PBS, WCNY, WFSU, WQLN, WVIA, WXXI, and WHUT.

Watch the On-demand Archive of the Panel Discussion

The film will broadcast on WXXI-TV & Streamed on wxxi.org/tv and PBS Stations nationwide on April 9, 2021 at 9PM ET

Watch Film Trailer: 

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