Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon is the bestselling, award-winning author of Far From The Tree: Parents, Children and the Search of IdentityA 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

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The Met, Mrs. Vreeland, and Me

by Andrew Solomon

An awkward teenager flourishes in the glamour of the the Metropolitan Museum.

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The Refugees

by Andrew Solomon

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

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Notes on an Exorcism

by Andrew Solomon

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

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A Time of Hope

by Andrew Solomon

A writer travels to Afghanistan in search of art.

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My Post-Nuclear Family

by Andrew Solomon

A man describes his circuitous route to becoming a dad.

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At The Barricade

by Andrew Solomon

A writer lands in Moscow on the eve of a revolution.

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