✓ Read The Answer to the Riddle Is Me A Memoir of Amnesia [eBook] By David Stuart MacLean

✓ Read The Answer to the Riddle Is Me A Memoir of Amnesia [eBook] By David Stuart MacLean

The Answer to the Riddle Is Me A Memoir of Amnesia
Brilliant and painful and hilarious Antonya NelsonOn October 17, 2002, David MacLean woke up on a train platform in India with no idea who he was or why he was there No money No passport No identity.Taken to a mental hospital by the police, MacLean then started to hallucinate so severely he had to be tied down Soon he could remember song lyrics, but not his famil Brilliant and painful and hilarious Antonya NelsonOn October 17, 2002, David MacLean woke up on a train platform in India with no idea who he was or why he was there No money No passport No identity.Taken to a mental hospital by the police, MacLean then started to hallucinate so severely he had to be tied down Soon he could remember song lyrics, but not his family, his friends, or the woman he was told he loved All of these symptoms, it turned out, were the result of the commonly prescribed malarial medication he had been taking Upon his return to the States, he struggled to piece together the fragments of his former life in a harrowing, absurd, and unforgettable journey back to himself The Answer to the Riddle Is Me, drawn from David MacLean s award winning This American Life essay, is a deeply felt, closely researched, and intensely personal book It asks every reader to confront the essential questions of our age In our geographically and chemically fluid world, what makes me who I am And how much can be stripped away before I become someone else entirely
Title : The Answer to the Riddle Is Me A Memoir of Amnesia
Pages : 304 pages
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Author :  David Stuart MacLean
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Language : English


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