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Lisa Genova On The Science Of Memory And The Art Of Forgetting

Mar 26, 2021

Lisa Genova is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels "Still Alice," "Left Neglected," "Love Anthony," "Inside the O'Briens," and "Every Note Played." "Still Alice" was adapted into an Oscar-winning film starring Julianne Moore.

Genova graduated valedictorian from Bates College with a degree in biopsychology and holds a PhD in neuroscience from Harvard University. She travels worldwide speaking about the neurological diseases she writes about.

In her new book, "Remember," she delves into how memories are made and how we retrieve them.