April 03, 2003
He Identified a Photograph

He identified a photograph of a white typewritten letter on a blue background as "a beach scene," pointing to the blue background as "the ocean," the stationery as "the beach," and the small typewriter print as "people seen on the beach from an airplane."

Apperceptive Agnosia, patient "Mr. S," suffered carbon monoxide poisoning, cited Benson and Greenberg 1969. From "Visual Agnosia," rich with poetry.


Posted by kevin slavin at April 03, 2003 03:21 AM
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