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Nov 2012

Video: Andrew Solomon on Rape

Andrew Solomon discusses the subject of rape in “Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity.”

Nov 2012

Video: Andrew Solomon on Struggle

Andrew Solomon discusses the subject of struggle in “Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity.”

Nov 2012

Video: Andrew Solomon in Conversation with Paul Holdengräber

Andrew Solomon discusses Far from the Tree with Paul Holdengräber at the New York Public Library, November 12, 2012.

Nov 2012

Video: Family Tree: How Parents Love Children Who Are Different

Andrew Solomon talks to Rock Center’s Kate Snow about family, fatherhood, his new book, and his interviews with the parents of Columbine shooter Dylan Klebold.

Nov 2012

Audio: What Happens When Kids Fall ‘Far from the Tree’

Andrew Solomon joins NPR’s Robert Siegel to discuss how differences can sometimes serve to unite families, rather than isolate them.

Nov 2012

Video: Far from the Tree: Thriving with Exceptional Children

Savannah Guthrie interviews Andrew Solomon about Far from the Tree and his experience interviewing the parents of Columbine High School shooter Dylan Klebold.

Nov 2012

Tiger Mothers Will Disagree, but You Can’t Manufacture a Prodigy

Solomon’s previous book, “The Noonday Demon,” was a deeply intelligent study on depression. The same mixture of thorough reporting, humanity and erudition informs “Far From the Tree.”

Nov 2012

Ambassador to the Interior

Solomon discusses Far from the Tree and the influence of his subjects on his own journey to fatherhood.

Oct 2012

A Horizontal Identity

The author of The Noonday Demon, a landmark work on depression, returns with an even more profound inquiry: What does it mean to be born different?

Oct 2012

Extraordinary Children: PW Talks with Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon’s new book is a behemoth worth every one of its 976 pages.