Vida animada: Uma história sobre amizade, heróis e autismo

Objetiva

Em Vida animada, Ron Suskind conta como seu filho Owen, diagnosticado com autismo aos três anos, voltou a se conectar com o mundo através de animações da Disney.Esta é a história de Owen, um menino que pouco antes de completar três anos fecha-se em seu próprio mundo. Transtornados com a mudança repentina e radical, os pais tentam se reconectar com o filho autista. Três anos depois, numa brincadeira com um fantoche do Iago de Aladdin, Ron, imitando a voz do personagem, pergunta: "Então, Owen, como vão as coisas?". A resposta é estarrecedora: "Não estou feliz. Não tenho amigos. Não entendo o que as pessoas dizem". A partir daí, abre-se um canal de comunicação totalmente inusitado: através das animações da Disney, a que Owen assiste compulsivamente, a família vai conseguir se aproximar de seus sentimentos. Neste livro, Ron Suskind nos oferece um olhar radicalmente novo sobre o autismo. Em vez das limitações e incapacidades de Owen, suas conquistas são as linhas mestras dessa emocionante narrativa.
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Ron Suskind nasceu em 1959, em Nova York. Em 1995, ele ganhou o Pulitzer por uma série de reportagens no Wall Street Journal. Atualmente é membro sênior do Centro de Ética Edmond J. Safra da Universidade Harvard e vive em Cambridge com a esposa, Cornelia Kennedy.

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Objetiva
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Published on
May 15, 2017
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Pages
352
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ISBN
9788543809274
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Language
Portuguese (Portugal)
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Genres
Family & Relationships / Autism Spectrum Disorders
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