Nobody Nowhere: The Extraordinary Autobiography of an Autistic Topics for Discussion

Donna Williams
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What are some of the main symptoms of autism? What did Donna mean when she referred to her "world" and the "real world?"

What kind of relationship did Donna have with her mother? How did the relationship with her mother impact her condition? What relatives did Donna have strong relationships with?

In addition to autism, what other physical conditions did Donna suffer from? How did she discover that she had physical conditions that may have exacerbated her condition?

How did men take advantage of Donna? What type of men did Donna make real connections with? How and why did her relationship with Julian transform her?

Who did Donna "invent" Carol to handle situations when she was cornered and fearful? Who did Donna summon up when she had to appear cooperative and socially acceptable? What psychological condition do these coping skills mimic?

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