Malcolm Gladwell on genius
November 15, 2008 5:42 PM Subscribe
Malcolm Gladwell asks:
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is there such a thing as pure genius?
An essay (in fact, a book extract) on the how genius seems to very often be a combination of (a) some base level of ability, (b) lots and lots of practice, and (c) luck and circumstance. Rings true from the perspective of this mathematician, at least. Via