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Press: Lectures & Talks


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.

Jan 2013

Video: Andrew Solomon at the Jaipur Literature Festival

Readings from Far from the Tree and The Noonday Demon, and panel discussions “Literature of Love and Longing,” and “The Jewish Novel.”

Jan 2013

Video: Andrew Solomon at the New York Society Library

Andrew Solomon discusses “Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity” at the New York Society Library, January 15, 2013.

Dec 2012

Video: Cambridge in America “Food for Thought” Lecture

Andrew Solomon discusses the connection between illness and identity, and touches on some specific interviews and situations explored in “Far from the Tree.”

Nov 2012

Audio: The Moth Radio Hour: My Post-Nuclear Family

Andrew Solomon describes his circuitous route to becoming a dad.

Nov 2012

Video: Andrew Solomon in Conversation with Paul Holdengräber

Andrew Solomon discusses Far from the Tree with Paul Holdengräber at the New York Public Library, November 12, 2012.

Nov 2011

Video: Ink on Shrinks: Writers on Therapy

Andrew Solomon, Patricia Marx and David Rakoff offer readings about therapy and their therapists, real and fictionalized.

Jun 2011

Video: World Science Festival: The Origins of Orientation

Andrew Solomon is moderator of this World Science Festival symposium on sexual orientation, sexuality and gender, and the interaction of biology and culture in the development of sexuality.

Oct 2010

Video: The Moth Radio Hour Live at the NYPL: OMG: Stories of the Sacred

An exploration of the common and uncommon threads through three different religions.