May 8, 2012
Interviews








 


"100 Days of Hunger Games Interview with Ned Vizzini"
 


Vocab Gal
"Author Interview: Ned Vizzini"
 


Hunger Games Fireside Chat
"Ned Vizzini: Hungry for Reality"
 


South By Southwest 2011
"Tell & Sell Your Story" Panel with Stephanie Klein, Michael Chaney and Alex Lerner
 

WKCR 89.9FM in NYC
"Arts & Answers" Interview with Anne Cammon - Part 1
 
Interview with Anne Cammon - Part 2
 
Interview with Anne Cammon - Part 3
 
Interview with Anne Cammon - Part 4

German Radio
with Siggi Seuss -- answers dubbed into German (I just thought this was cool -- and maybe you understand German)
Part 1
 
Part 2
 
Part 3
 
Part 4
 
Part 5
 
Part 6

"Radio FM4"
Interview with a German radio station -- questions in German, answers in English
pt. 1 -- a German reading of the suicide hotline call in It's Kind of A Funny Story - pretty funny
 
pt. 2 -- brain maps
 
pt. 3 -- 85% true
 
pt. 4 -- people making money off depression
 
pt. 5 -- pressure
 
pt. 6 -- admitting you need help (I sound kinda stupid here)

Ned Vizzini | Press
PRESS
Entertainment Weekly
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Entertainment Weekly
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The New York Times
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At a Click, a Clique of the Uncool

Guardian Unlimited (UK)
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Blurring the boundaries [Writers Using the Net to Promote]

The New York Times
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Be More Chill Review

BookSense
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Teen Angst? Naaah... - A BookSense 76 Selection

Praxis Magazine
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THE PRAXIS INTERVIEW: Ned Vizzini by Andie Nash

Variety
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Chris Columbus has 'Secrets'

The Daily Dischord
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2011 in Film: The Daily Dischord Verdict
[from the UK; Funny Story is one of the top 10 films of 2011]

Evansville Courier & Press
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Students, teachers offer ideas for young readers

Optionated | Boomtron.com
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7 Book to Film Adaptations That Are Underrated By Society

Down With The Capitol
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Read Along: Reality Hunger

Junk Talk
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Junk Talk Interview with Ned Vizzini, author of Its Kind of a Funny Story

The Guardian
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Don Calame's top 10 funny teen boy books [Be More Chill is #7]

California Center for the Book
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California student wins State Recognition in Letters About Literature for It's Kind of a Funny Story

Publishers Weekly
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From Alligators to Addiction: Children and Teen Fare at the L.A. Times Festival of Books

Utica Community Schools
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Kinda Funny Story author gets serious at UHS

Shelby-Utica Patch
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Author Uses Laughs to Deliver Important Message to UHS Students

Michigan Macomb County Newspaper
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National author visits Utica High School

New Youth Connections
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It's Kind of a Funny Story: An angsty teen finds himself inside the mental ward

© Ned Vizzini 2000-2012

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