James Franco’s education is characterized by epic accomplishment and defiant unreality. His recent admission to the University of Houston — coming one year after he was accepted to Yale — begs the question: How can one man attend two Ph.D programs thousands of miles apart at the same time? And perhaps more theoretically: How much creative writing instruction can one person physically have?
We don’t have the answers to those questions, but we do have a look back at Franco’s illustrious — and ostensibly perpetual — academic career. Click through to see the way he was/is, from L.A. to New York to Connecticut to North Carolina to back to Connecticut. Aut disce aut discede, James.