September Book Club: "The Psychopath Test" by Jon Ronson
|Welsh journalist Jon Ronson examines the spectrum between "normalcy" and "psychopathy" in this 2011 book. Part pop-psychology, part investigative journalism, part creative nonfiction, The Psychopath Test made ripples in the cultural zeitgeist. Ronson has been featured on The Daily Show, This American Life, and All Things Considered. |
Here is Ronson's TED talk about his strange and unnerving relationship with one of the book's subjects:
What characteristics make a psychopath? Might you know one? Are there psychopaths in powerful positions of business and government? Come to the book club to discuss.