• The New Yorker Festival - American Obsession with Precociousness

  • By: Malcolm Gladwell
  • Narrated by: Malcolm Gladwell
  • Length: 1 hr and 27 mins
  • Speech
  • Release date: 10-13-05
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: The New Yorker
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.7 (71 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Learning quickly versus learning well. Malcolm Gladwell has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1996. He is the author of The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference and Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking, which was published this year. Both books grew out of articles that first appeared in the magazine. Mr. Gladwell will discuss other works in progress as well.
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5 out of 5 stars
By C Moo on 01-07-18

I really liked the discussion. Malcolm is a great

I really liked the discussion. Malcolm is a great speaker and questions from the audience were striking and informative.

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5 out of 5 stars
By steven l mayfield on 07-11-15

I'm a fan

Mr. Gladwell has a very scientific mind and has kept his real world roots. He opens the mind up to common everyday thoughts with a question of "why?"

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