Genius: Reality or Myth? | University of Oxford

Genius: Reality or Myth?

Andrew Robinson, author
14:00 - 15:00
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH

Lecture Theatre

Lectures and seminars
£5/£4 concessions
Yes
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Da Vinci, Shakespeare, Mozart and Einstein are individuals generally referred to as 'geniuses', yet the concept of genius is difficult to define. Author Andrew Robinson considers talent, parenting, education, mental illness and luck in the making of a supposed genius.