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Video: Andrew Solomon at UAB: 2018 Ireland Visiting Scholar Lecture

Andrew Solomon has been named the winner of the 2018 Ireland Distinguished Visiting Scholar Award by the University of Alabama at Birmingham College of Arts and Sciences. In this lecture, Andrew distinguishes between love and acceptance, illustrated by the lives of families with exceptional children who are very different from their parents. Recorded on April 18, 2018, at the UAB Hill Student Center Alumni Theatre.

Full Lecture


Excerpt: On finding meaning in raising exceptional children


Excerpt: On autism


Excerpt: On the distinction between love and acceptance