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Press: Audio & Video


Jun 2016

Audio/Video: Fareed Zakaria GPS: Andrew Solomon on Travel

Travel is always both a window and a mirror. Part of what you do is to discover the other place, and part of what you do is to see yourself and your own country differently.

Jun 2016

Audio: BBC Radio 3: Private Passions

Andrew Solomon speaks to composer Michael Berkeley about the life experiences that form the basis of his books, and the music that has inspired him throughout his life.

Jun 2016

Audio: CBC Radio: Rebecca Solnit and Andrew Solomon on America’s Culture of Violence

A wide-ranging discussion about the culture of violence and attachment to guns in the United States, the gendered dynamics of mass shootings and their link with domestic violence, and the backlash against LGBTQ rights.

Jun 2016

Audio: BBC Forum: Unfinished: The Art of the Incomplete

A panel discussion of the notion of things unfinished or incomplete, inspired by the new Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition, “Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible.”

Jun 2016

Video: Andrew Solomon on Why a Good Audiobook Speaks Volumes

June is Audio Book Month. #LoveAudiobooks!

Jun 2016

Audio: Radio Open Source: American Hearts & Minds

Host Christopher Lydon and guests discuss how American citizens might move forward from the current moment of democratic uncertainty and disappointment.

Jun 2016

Audio: The Vermont Conversation: Andrew Solomon Reporting from the Brink of Change

The Vermont Conversation host David Goodman talks to Andrew Solomon about his new book, “Far & Away: Reporting from the Brink of Change.”

Jun 2016

Audio: New York Times Book Review Podcast: “Far & Away”

Andrew Solomon discusses his new book, “Far & Away”; Noah Hawley talks about “Before the Fall”; Marjorie Ingall opines on the season’s new YA novels, and Parul Sehgal and Gregory Cowles on what people are reading.

May 2016

Audio: Live at Politics & Prose: Andrew Solomon, “Far & Away”

Andrew Solomon discusses the transformative power of travel with author Azar Nafisi.

May 2016

Video: Andrew Solomon Interview, Rhinecliff

A short video featuring commentary from Andrew Solomon, and from readers of his work who attended his talk at Morton Memorial Library, Rhinecliff, New York, on May 14, 2016.