Face Blindness

Dani Machlis, University Photographer, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
The Visual Perception Lab headed by Prof. Galia Avidan. Photo by Dani Machlis, University Photographer, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

My memoir, You Don’t Look Like Anyone I Know, is about my experience discovering that I have prosopagnosia, also called face blindness.  I give talks on what it’s like to live with this puzzling, challenging condition.

If you think you might have face blindness or if you would like to learn more about the condition, here’s a good place to start your search.

Currently, I’m working with the researcher Galia Avidan, learning about her new and wildly fascinating approaches to understanding how face perception works.

Read more about face blindness here.