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Augusten Burroughs

Augusten BurroughsAKA Christopher Richter Robison

Born: 23-Oct-1965
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Gay
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Running With Scissors

Born in Pittsburgh and raised in Amherst, MA. Augusten Burroughs is a pseudonym.

Father: John G. Robison
Mother: Margaret
Boyfriend: Dennis (cohabiting in Manhattan)

    High School: (GED at age 17)
    University: Holyoke Community College (dropped out)

    Entertainment Weekly's 2003 "It" List Dry Guy
    Risk Factors: Alcoholism

Official Website:

Author of books:
Sellevision (2000, satire)
Running With Scissors (2002, memoir)
Dry, A Memoir (2003, memoir)
Magical Thinking (2004, memoir)
Possible Side Effects (2006)
A Wolf at the Table (2008, memoir)

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