Reading the Lives of Others

What is it that makes biographies so fascinating? I read Ramanujan’s biography to understand the genius he was. Was it inborn, or was it through hard work or just something that we don’t have an answer for yet. I read biographies also to have a glimpse at the human side of the achievers, probably as a reassurance to myself that not all is lost for me.

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OPEN — Srinath Raghavan

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