Michael Largo: Genius and Heroin

MON, OCT 20, 2008 (42:21)

Author Michael Largo discusses his new book, Genius and Heroin: The Illustrated Catalogue of Creativity, Obsession, and Reckless Abandon Through the Ages, which describes how the famously talented mix their genius with an urge for self-destructiveness. Largo’s other work, The Portable Obituary, chronicles how the rich and famous died.

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