Andrew Solomon:
Love, no matter what

TEDMED 2013 · 23:27 · Filmed Apr 2013

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What is it like to raise a child who's different from you in some fundamental way (like a prodigy, or a differently abled kid, or a criminal)? In this quietly moving talk, writer Andrew Solomon shares what he learned from talking to dozens of parents — asking them: What's the line between unconditional love and unconditional acceptance?

Andrew Solomon writes about politics, culture and psychology. Full bio



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