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Press: Interviews


Aug 2013

Video: The Agenda with Steve Paikin: On Gay Marriage & Gay Identity

In this two-part interview, Andrew Solomon discusses gay marriage and gay identity with Steve Paikin, host of TVO’s The Agenda.

Aug 2013

Audio: Parenting Reimagined Interviews Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon discusses “Far from the Tree” with clinical psychologist Sherry Walling, Ph.D.

Jul 2013

Audio: An Exploration of Difference

A conversation with Phillip Adams, host of Late Night Live on ABC Radio Australia.

Jul 2013

Video: University of Michigan Depression Center

Andrew Solomon speaks at a fundraising event for the University of Michigan Depression Center.

Jun 2013

Video: Living with Unique Children

Andrew Solomon talks to Weekend Sunrise hosts Samantha Armytage and Andrew O’Keefe about how parents connect with their unique children.

Jun 2013

Video: Andrew Solomon on The Colbert Report

Stephen Colbert welcomes Andrew Solomon on Season 9, Episode 79 of The Colbert Report.

Jun 2013

Rob Neufeld on Andrew Solomon’s Book, Talk on Autism

Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity… one can already say is a landmark work in world culture.

Apr 2013

Andrew Solomon Wins Lukas Book Prize

The judges described Solomon’s book as “a tour de force of heart, head, shoe leather, and terrific writing, gives us a moving and deeply nuanced mural of the American family today.”

Apr 2013

“An Exquisite and Profound Love”: An Interview with Andrew Solomon

William James describes us as all “dogs at the feet of God.” I don’t understand what the nature of God is. But I do have the feeling that I’m at some feet, and lucky to be there.

Apr 2013

The Heartbreaking Realization of Parental Love

This is ultimately a book that strikes to the heart of parenthood itself — that no-holds-barred, real, live, messy human connection, and the ways it is forged, broken, healed, and held.