How to Become an Intellectual is at once a
how-to manual and a glib walk through several thousand years of science and culture, complete with cameo appearances by everyone from Plato and Socrates to Freud and Marie Curie.
Available April 2012 in bookstores, as well as
About the Author
Nick Kolakowski is a journalist and author who’s covered everything from the development of the iPad to Castro’s Cuba. His articles and essays have appeared in The Washington Post, McSweeney’s, Playboy, Trader Monthly, eWeek, and LOST Magazine, among other venues.