Welcome NYT Best Selling Author John Elder Robison

Deb Kim here. I have the distinct pleasure of welcoming John Elder Robison to The Debutante Ball. I met John a few years ago, after he sold Look Me In The Eye to Crown, a division of Random House. John is tall, dark and Aspergian. He has Asperger’s syndrome, which falls on the autism spectrum. You probably know his brother, another famous writer named Augusten Burroughs.   John’s new book, Be Different was…

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Making it in Publishing by Guest Author John Elder Robison

We’re very pleased to welcome John Elder Robison to the ball. His memoir about growing up with Asperger’s, Look Me in the Eye, is a critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller. This is my first experience as a guest blogger, so I’m not sure exactly where to begin. I guess I should start with an introduction. I’m John Elder Robison, six foot three, fifty one years old, male, from Amherst,…

Saturday, November 15, 2008