I Don't Want to Be Inside Me Anymore: Messages from an Autistic Mind
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I Don't Want to Be Inside Me Anymore: Messages from an Autistic Mind

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Judged incurably autistic, mute since the age of 2, a remarkable young man in Germany astonishes the world with a firsthand account of rare eloquence and immediacy.
Paperback, 240 pages
Published April 1st 1996 by Basic Books (AZ) (first published 1993)
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Completely fascinating -- a non-verbal, Autistic young man communicates through typing on the computer. His thoughts and the way he expresses himself is so compelling, and his lonliness and frustration is heart-breaking.
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Written by a girl with Autism. It's very insightful and a good read!
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Birger Sellin was the first functionally non-verbal person with autism to become a published author in Germany.

His first published work, largely poetry, was entitled I Don't Want to Be Inside Me Anymore: Messages from Autistic Mind and soon became translated in languages worldwide with him being a contributing author in other publications since. Birger became the centre of often volatile controver...more
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Ich Deserteur einer artigen Autistenrasse. Neue Botschaften an das Volk der Oberwelt.

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