kNOw THEM Speaker Series: Alysia Abbott

Alysia Abbott is the author of Fairyland, A Memoir of My Father, which was a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice and an ALA Stonewall Award winner and was a finalist for the Lambda Literary Awards. As a journalist and critic, she has written for The New York Times, Real Simple, Vogue, Marie Claire, OUT, Slate, Salon,, TriQuarterly and Psychology Today, among other publications. Alysia is also co-found- er of The Recollectors Project, dedicated to remembering parents lost to AIDS and supporting the children they left behind.

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