The Jumping Frenchman of Maine

Year 2011

Creator Emma Weatherill


Story type Radio


County Penobscot


Studying the behavior of lumberjacks, Dr. Marie Saint-Hilaire filmed loggers to understand a neurological disorder known as the Jumping Frenchmen of Maine. Emma Weatherill investigates how neuroscientists have studied this disorder, and how bullying may be the cause of the condition.

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