Marek Kohn

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Full name: Marek Kohn

Area of interest: Evolution, Biology and Society

Journals/Organisation: The Guardian | New Statesman

Email: marek@marekkohn.tk

Websites: Marek Kohn.tk; (what I do)

Blog: Comment is free...

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Education: University of Sussex: Neurobiology

Career: Wellcome Museum of Medical History: junior curator - three years, left to become a freelance writer. Wrote some of his first articles for The Face and then for a range of magazines and newspapers, including the 'Second Site' column in The Independent on Sunday

Current position/role: freelance

  • also writes/has written for: reviews books for the Evening Standard, Independent on Sunday and The Independent

Other roles/Main role: writer and journalist

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Viewpoints/Insight: Ready Steady Book.com: interview by Stuart Watkins and Dave Flynn, 22nd March 2006

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Books & Debate:

  • Narcomania: on heroin OCLC 19127144 , 1987
  • Dope girls: the birth of the British drug underground OCLC 27107603 , 1992
  • The race gallery: the return of racial science OCLC 33497181 , 1995
  • As we know it: coming to terms with an evolved mind OCLC 43951848 , 1999
  • A reason for everything: natural selection and the English Imagination OCLC 57200626 , 2004

Latest work: Trust: self-interest and the common good OCLC214305896 published June 2008 OUP

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