FORA.tv Speaker - Andrew Solomon

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Biography

Andrew Solomon's most recent book, The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression, won the 2001 National Book Award, and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize; it has received 14 additional national awards and is published in 24 languages. Mr. Solomon is a Lecturer in Psychiatry at Weill-Cornell Medical College, and has lectured on depression around the world. He is a contributing editor at Travel and Leisure, and writes for The New York Times and The New Yorker, among others. He is currently working on a book entitled, Far from the Tree: A Legacy of Love, in which he studies family dynamics and extraordinary children; he is also working on a PhD at Cambridge University. He serves on numerous philanthropic boards in the fields of mental health, the arts, and gay rights, and is a fellow of Berkeley College at Yale University and the New York Institute for the Humanities.

6 Programs

Andrew Solomon

04.27.16 | 01:15:22 min | 0 comments

Outward Opulence for Inner Peace

05.11.15 | 00:55:09 min | 0 comments

LGBT Health and Human Rights: New Ideas for Dynamic Times

11.17.14 | 01:27:25 min | 0 comments

Legalize Assisted Suicide

11.13.14 | 01:40:30 min | 0 comments

The Moth - OMG: Stories of the Sacred

10.21.10 | 01:57:01 min | 3 comments

Einstein's God: Conversations About Science

03.03.10 | 01:28:22 min | 11 comments