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Creative symptoms: is there any evidence linking creativity and mood disorders?

24 mins | May 17, 2018

From Vincent Van Gogh to Sylvia Plath, the trope of the “mad genius” is well established. But which came first, the madness or the genius? Christa L. Taylor, writing in Aeon magazine, weighs up the evidence and warns against attributing creativity to mood disorders.

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From Aeon magazine