Tuesday, January 24, 2012
The Australian of the Year 2012 is a Synaesthete!!!
Top Australian - Geoffrey Rush. Sydney Morning Herald. smh.com.au January 25th 2012.
Geoffrey Rush named Australian of the Year.
by Jessica Wright
Sydney Morning Herald.
January 25th 2012.
Astle, David (2007) Geoffrey Rush: a man for all seasons. The (Sydney) Sun-Herald. May 20th 2007. Edition: first, Section: Sunday Life, p.24. Grippers.com.au http://www.grippers.com.au/grippers-articles/2007/5/20/geoffrey-rush-a-man-for-all-seasons/
["Rush confesses to a kind of synesthesia, where two senses cross wires. In his case, days of the week are linked to discrete colours..."]
Geoffrey Rush's top ten for 2012. The Age. theage.com.au January 21st 2012
["...he sees images, shapes and colours triggered by the sensory stimulation of music..."]
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