Sources and Methods #27: K. Anders Ericsson

K. Anders Ericsson 101:

"The Cambridge Handbook of Expertise and Expert Performance" (edited by Ericsson)

"The Road To Excellence: the Acquisition of Expert Performance in the Arts and Sciences, Sports, and Games" (edited by Ericsson)

"Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise" (his latest book, discussed on this episode, coauthored with Robert Pool)

Ericsson's website / list of research

Ericsson on Twitter


Show Notes:

12:02 - “Superior Memory of Experts and Long-Term Working Memory (LTWM)”

24:20 - Andy Martin / Lee Child book

56:00 - Duolingo

52:04 - Cal Newport’s Deep Work

53:09 - Josh Foer’s Moonwalking with Einstein

54:20 - Ingmar Bergman’s Fanny and Alexander (IMDB)