Alissa is available to speak on a range of subjects from the value of thinking and living differently to issues that confront working women. To find out more, please contact HarperCollins Speaker's Bureau and see some of Alissa’s talks below.


Upcoming Events

June 26, 2018 | 7 PM, Barnes & Noble Upper West Side, New York, NY - In conversation with George Packer

June 27, 2018 | 7 PM, Harvard Bookstore, Cambridge, MA - In conversation with Lisa Mullins

June 28, 2018 | 7:30 PM, Books Are Magic, Brooklyn, NY - In conversation with Ron Lieber

June 29, 2018 | 7 PM, Politics & Prose, Washington, DC - In conversation with Barbara Ehrenreich

Aug. 11, 2018 | Woodstock Library, Woodstock, NY - Details TK

Sept. 16, 2018 | Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn NY - Details TK


TV, Radio, and Speaking

Dec. 2017 | "The Sexual Harassment Stakes for Low-Income Women," Bloomberg Markets

Nov. 2017 | "The Sexual Harassment Conversation is Class-Skewed," WNYC's The Brian Lehrer Show

Oct. 2017 | "American Hardship," The American Mind, Hosted by Alexander Heffner

Apr. 2015 | "WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation With Alissa Quart," In Conversation with Alan Chartock

Nov. 2014 | "Not daycare, but anytime care" with Krystal Ball, MSNBC 

Sept. 2013 | "Outsiders: Challenging Society's Idea of Normal," PRI's The Takeaway

Sept. 2013 | "Alissa Quart & Susan Cain discuss Republic of Outsiders" with Susan Cain at The Strand, Bookforum 

Aug. 2013 | "Disrupt The Status Quo: Alissa Quart On The Perks Of Being an Outsider," The Lavin Blog

Jun. 2013 | "From Gen X to Z: Teens and the New Cool," Frontline

Aug. 2006 | "Gifted and Pressured?," The Leonard Lopate Show on New York Public Radio

Aug. 2006 | "Alissa Quart: “Hothouse Kids” (Penguin Press)," The Diane Rehm Show on American University Radio

Feb. 2003 | "Alissa Quart: "Branded" (Perseus)," The Diane Rehm Show on American University Radio

Mar. 2003 | "Consuming Passions: Shopping and Brand Names," C-SPAN

Feb. 2003 | "Book Discussion on Branded: The Buying and Selling of Teenagers," C-SPAN

Feb. 2003 | "Teens for Sale," The Tavis Smiley Show on National Public Radio


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