The Boy Whose Brain Could Unlock Autism

In this 20-minute talk, Hiawatha Bray introduces Matthew Goodwin, a world-class expert on Autism Research.

Matthew explains what is known about the neuroscience behind autistic traits. One of the main features of autism is a communication deficit in revealing or disclosing one’s internal emotional states.

I mean, how many children can pipe up and tell their parents or teachers that they are feeling apoplectic over some recurring instance of institutionalized systemic injustice?

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