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Michael Luongo

Michael Luongo

MICHAEL LUONGO is a freelance writer and former Knight-Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan. His writing and/or photography have appeared in The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Conde Nast Traveler, National Geographic Traveler, the Advocate, Out Traveler, and more.
Edmund White, BA '62.

Pride and publishing

As a gay youth, Edmund White, BA ’62, bemoaned the dearth of books that reflected his experience. So, he wrote his own. Today he holds the PEN/Saul Bellow Award for Achievement in American Fiction.