May 8, 2012
Interviews








 
pt. 7 -- funny in the hospital
 
pt. 8 -- why the parents aren't the enemies in the book
 
pt. 9 -- cool German music
 
pt. 10 -- I put this in because it has the Eels' "Novacaine for the Soul" at the end, I hadn't heard that since 1996... note... this one is big
The Teen View Radio
Interview About It's Kind of A Funny Story
Deutschlandfunk Radio
Review of It's Kind of a Funny Story (2/3 of the way through) -- Note, this review is in German

"Drinks With Tony"
Interview with Tony DuShane, San Francisco Radio Host [part 1]
 
[part 2]
 
[part 3]
 
[part 4]
 
[part 5]

Michael Kleff's "Lost" 2007 German Radio Interview
Pt. 1: Introduction
 
Pt. 2: Teen Angst? Naaah...
 
Part 3: Content & Narrative Power
 
Part 4: George Orwell 1
 
Part 5: George Orwell 2
 
Part 6: It's Kind of a Funny Story, Stress, and College
 
Part 7: Politics, Bush, and the Obfuscation of Language
 
Part 8: Writing Politically
 
Part 9: Personal Politics

Ned Vizzini | Press
PRESS
Variety
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Landis makes producing debut with 'Woogles'
[about a movie I am co-writing]

EW.com
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'The Other Normals' by Ned Vizzini -- Exclusive cover peek! | Shelf Life | EW.com

Poly Prep Country Day School
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Ned Vizzini, Author of Its Kind of a Funny Story Author, Visits Upper School Chapel
[Eugenia Xiao, class of 2014]

Shelf Life | EW.com
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'Harry Potter' director Chris Columbus to write forthcoming fantasy-adventure series -- EXCLUSIVE

Jacket Copy | LATimes.com
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Director Chris Columbus teams with Ned Vizzini to pen teen books
[Carolyn Kellogg]

Thought Catalog
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Interview With Ned Vizzini

Publishers Weekly
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Publication announcement for THE OTHER NORMALS!

Teen.com
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Jesse Eisenberg Is the Hottest. Bookworm. Ever.

Flavorwire
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The 10 Best Young Adult Books for Grownups

New York Times
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A New Assignment: Pick Books You Like by Motoko Rich [1MB pdf]
[It's Kind of a Funny Story is the #1 Student Pick!]

New Yorker
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[a mere listing, and yet, seeing as it may be the only time get mentioned in the New Yorker, I present it humbly]

Bcher Magazin
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Top Ten List
[I appear with some notable authors in this German publication]
[in a separate article, It's Kind of a Funny Story received four out of five "books" as well]

Daily Candy
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"The Weekend Guide - Read"

ALA
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Best Books for Young Adults

The Week Magazine
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[my picks for "Best Books"]

New York Magazine
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Read and Approved: Eclectic Summer Reading Alternatives

New York Times Book Review
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New York Times Book Review
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IKOAFS Review

Associated Press
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Young Author's Depression Led to Book
[this Associated Press story appeared in many places; this example is from the Poughkeepsie Journal]

People
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