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Press: Audio & Video

Feb 2017

Audio: The Brian Lehrer Show: Our Politics, Our Kids

A discussion on how to instill political values in your children that are important to you while still teaching them to think for themselves and form their own opinions.

Jan 2017

Audio: ABC Radio Australia: Silencing Dissent

Lage Night Live host Phillip Adams interviews PEN President Andrew Solomon on President Donald Trump’s emerging campaign against free speech and the First Amendment.

Jan 2017

Video: PEN America WRITERS RESIST Protest to Defend Free Expression

Writers and artists have taken a collective stand to defend free expression, reject hatred, and uphold the truth.

Jan 2017

Video: Head Talks: Mapping Depression

Head Talks is a new online initiative offering practical steps to better mental health via short videos with people who speak from their heart and their own experiences.

Dec 2016

Audio: The Civilist with Steven Petrow: House of Blues

Continuing a conversation about depression and its causes, and about how the way we talk about mental illness affects the way people see and deal with it.

Dec 2016

Video: CCTV America: Full Frame on The Power of the Mind

This edition of Full Frame features conversations with people who believe the answer is ‘yes’ if we use the “power of the mind”.

Nov 2016

Audio: Grow Big Always: The Magic of Accepting “Unlovable” People

Host Sam Lawrence talks with Andrew Solomon about his books, “Far & Away: Reporting from the Brink of Change,” and “Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity.”

Nov 2016

Video: RT: Going Underground

Afshin Rattansi talks with Andrew Solomon about the situation of gays in Russia; the impact of U.S. foreign policy in Libya; culturally appropriate attitudes toward providing international aid; and many other topics.

Oct 2016

Audio: Spectator Books Podcast: Andrew Solomon on a Lifetime of Travel

Andrew talks with host Sam Leith about Trumpism, Brexit, needing somewhere to go — and how he found himself in Senegal “naked, covered in ram’s blood, drinking a coke and feeling pretty good”.

Oct 2016

Audio: Radio Romania Cultural: Depresia, boala secolului (Depression, illness of the century)

On this week’s Storymania, author Andrew Solomon, multimedia artist Cinty Ionescu, psychiatrist Florian Koleci, and host Adela Graceanu discuss depression, its treatment, and stigma surrounding it.