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Press: Interviews


Nov 2012

Andrew Solomon: Illness or Identity

Matthew Tiffany interviews Andrew Solomon about his decade of work on Far from the Tree, and his next writing project.

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

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

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.

May 2012

Video: The Brain Series 2: Depression

Charlie Rose interviews author Andrew Solomon, and neuroscientists Eric Kandel, Peter Whybrow, Frederick Goodwin and Helen Mayberg.

Jul 2011

Video: Jed Foundation Tenth Annual Gala

Highlights from the Jed Foundation’s Tenth Annual Gala, held on June 2, 2011, in New York City

Jan 2011

Video: Southampton Summer Writers Conference Interview

Manhattan MFA Program coordinator Magdalene Brandeis interviews Andrew Solomon at the Southampton Summer Writers Conference.