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“It took me a very long time to learn to learn — and I nonetheless am restricted.”

In a latest interview with NPR, Stranger Issues and As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood star Maya Hawke bought tremendous candid about having dyslexia.


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When requested about having to “undergo” with dyslexia, Maya replied, “I would not say undergo. I might say it is likely one of the nice blessings of my life, in a whole lot of methods.”

“I did get kicked out of college for not having the ability to learn once I was a child, and I went to a particular faculty for youths with studying disabilities,” she mentioned. “It took me a very long time to learn to learn — and I nonetheless am restricted.”


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“However the beauty of at this time’s world is that there are such a lot of choices.”

“There’s one thing about having had a limitation, with regard to my capacity to supply and absorb tales, that made me much more decided to like them and perceive them and develop in them.”


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For instance, Maya has beforehand mentioned that Jo from Little Ladies gave her the “drive and keenness to pursue my love for studying and writing, even when it was difficult.”

“That mentioned, it was deeply tough,” she continued. “Each grade that glided by, you get dropped down right into a decrease and decrease studying group. Different children discover out and there is bullying in place — however my dad and mom did an exquisite job of encouraging me to be artistic.”


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In case you did not know, Maya’s dad and mom are Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman — NBD.

And thank the excessive heavens that they did encourage her to be artistic, as a result of we get to swoon over her in Stranger Issues!

You’ll be able to take heed to Maya’s full interview and listen to extra about her debut album, Blush, right here.