The Descent of Man NPR coverage of The Descent of Man by Grayson Perry. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
NPR logo The Descent of Man

The Descent of Man

by Grayson Perry

Paperback, 145 pages, Penguin Books, List Price: $17 |


Buy Featured Book

The Descent of Man
Grayson Perry

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

NPR Summary

An award-winning artist, using wit and wisdom, contemplates what it means to be male in the 21st century, exploring what masculinity is — from sex to power; from fashion to careers prospects — and what it could become.