Dr. Orchinik:

I have written another book, a memoir titled A Meeting of Joyce and Proust: Petty Recollections of No Importance. The book includes a humorous recollection of your brother, Jeffrey from 40 years ago. The text is on academia.edu at the following site:


I have an unusual recall of minute details from my life. Perhaps there’s a biological basis to that. Also, I had a stressful childhood, which may have affected my original biological endowment.

Regards and stay safe!!

Gary Freedman
Washington, DC

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