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Mar 2013

Q&A With “The Noonday Demon” Author Andrew Solomon

Depression is fundamentally a disease of loneliness… knowing others have been through the same things can be very helpful.

Mar 2013

Andrew Solomon Named for 2013 GRASP Friend & Benefactor Award

This immense and thorough book is one of the greatest tributes we now have to pluralism itself.

Mar 2013

Books for a Better Life Award Goes to Andrew Solomon for “Far from the Tree”

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s annual kudos to authors of outstanding works in the field of self-help.

Mar 2013

20th Annual Media for a Just Society Awards To Honor Andrew Solomon

This year the MJS Awards will honor Andrew Solomon, author of the landmark book “Far From the Tree,” with the Distinguished Achievement Award in Nonfiction.

Feb 2013

The Meaning and Power of Love

“Far From the Tree” is an act of public service, designed to help those in isolated predicaments and to give a voice to children routinely sidelined by society.

Feb 2013

Video: Andrew Solomon at Lesley University

Andrew Solomon discusses his research with Lesley University faculty members Jan Wall and Ken Miller, as part of the University’s Child Homelessness Initiative.

Feb 2013

Video: Authors at Google: Andrew Solomon

The Talks at Google program brings a variety of speakers to Google to discuss their recent work.

Feb 2013

Video: Nova: After Newtown: The Path to Violence

Andrew Solomon is featured in the February 20, 2013 episode of the PBS series Nova on efforts to detect problem behavior in schools.

Feb 2013

Video: How Do Gay Children of Straight Parents Build Their Gay Identity?

Andrew Solomon speaks to The Guardian about the development of gay identity in young people.

Feb 2013

Video: Parenthood Is No Place for Perfectionists

Solomon uses the example of deaf children and cochlear implants to illustrate how the line between what should be fixed and what shouldn’t is often far from clear.