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Storyteller Profile:

Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon is the bestselling, award-winning author of ,Far From The Tree: Parents, Children and the Search of Identity, A Stone Boat, and The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression, which won the 2001 National Book Award. He is an activist and philanthropist in the areas of LGBT rights, the arts and mental health, and has lectured all over the world. He  is a lecturer in psychiatry at Cornell.  He lives with his husband and their son in New York and London. For speaking engagements, please contact The Tuesday Agency.

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Andrew Solomon

A Time of Hope

Oct 23, 2012

A writer travels to Afghanistan in search of art.

Andrew Solomon

The Refugees

Feb 11, 2014

A survivor of the Pol Pot's death squads teaches an American to handle depression.



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Andrew Solomon

My Post-Nuclear Family

May 13, 2014

A man describes his circuitous route to becoming a dad.

Andrew Solomon

Notes on an Exorcism

Aug 5, 2014

While studying treatments for depression in rural Africa, Solomon has an overly intimate encounter with a ram.