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How I Became Stupid by Martin Page

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Ignorance is bliss, or so hopes Antoine, the lead character in Martin Pages stinging satire, How I Became Stupida modern day Candidewith a Darwin Awardlike sensibility. A twenty-five-year-old Aramaic scholar, Antoine has had it with being brilliant and deeply self-aware in todays culture. So tortured is he by the depth of his perception and understanding of himself and the world around him that he vows to denounce his intelligence by any means necessaryin order to become stupid enough to be a happy, functioning member of society. What follows is a dark and hilarious odyssey as Antoine tries everything from alcoholism to stock-trading in order to lighten the burden of his brain on his soul. This 2004 Penguin Paperback is in Good condition.

ISBN: 9780142004951 SKU: 1309827 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.