December 25, 2008
Radio spots








 

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

"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
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Chicago Daily Herald
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Griffin gives teen angst the cool treatment [about the Be More Chill play]

New York Post
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The Week Magazine
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New York Magazine
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Read and Approved: Eclectic Summer Reading Alternatives

New York Times Book Review
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Boston Herald
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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 AP story was picked up by lots of papers and I'm not linking all of them; this representative example appeared in the Poughkeepsie Journal]

People
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PublishersWeekly.com
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Chicago Sun-Times
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'More' appealing

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

 
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Interview with Anne Cammon - Part 2

 
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Interview with Anne Cammon - Part 3

 
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Interview with Anne Cammon - Part 4

Chicago Tribune
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No 'High School Musical' kids in 'Chill' [about the Be More Chill play]

Time Out Chicago
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Be More Chill Play [review]


"Radio FM4"
Interview with a German radio station -- questions in German, answers in English
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pt. 1 -- a German reading of the suicide hotline call in It's Kind of A Funny Story - pretty funny

 
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pt. 2 -- brain maps

 
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pt. 3 -- 85% true

 
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pt. 4 -- people making money off depression

 
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pt. 5 -- pressure

 
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pt. 6 -- admitting you need help (I sound kinda stupid here)

 
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pt. 7 -- funny in the hospital

 
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pt. 8 -- why the parents aren't the enemies in the book

 
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pt. 10 -- engagement & cool German music

 
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pt. 11 -- 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

Austrian JugendLITERAturpreis
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Winner -- Literature for Young People, 2008 [was supposed to come with award, now there is a lawsuit]

Lufti Prize (Germany)
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Mecklenburgische Literaturgesellschaft (i.e. "Golden Lufti")

Invictus Verbum
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An Interview with Ned Vizzini

© Ned Vizzini 2000-2008
SPEAKING INFORMATION
Coping with and Overcoming Adolescent Depression: The Real Story
In Person
with the award-winning author of Its Kind of a Funny Story and Be More Chill

Ned speaking
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Learn more at CreativeWell.

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