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American Novelist, Historian, Playwright and Lesbian Activist

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 Sarah Schulman Biography

Sarah Schulman is the author of novels, nonfiction books, plays and movies. Her most recent works are THE COSMOPOLITANS, which was picked as one of the "Best Books of 2016" by Publishers' Weekly, and a nonfiction book CONFLICT IS NOT ABUSE: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility and the Duty of Repair . She recently published ISRAEL/PALESTINE AND THE QUEER INTERNATIONAL, THE GENTRIFICATION OF THE MIND: WItness to a Lost Imagination, the paperback of TIES THAT BIND: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences, THE MERE FUTURE.

Previous novels are THE CHILD, SHIMMER, EMPATHY, RAT BOHEMIA, PEOPLE IN TROUBLE, AFTER DELORES, GIRLS VISIONS AND EVERYTHING and THE SOPHIE HOROWITZ STORY. Her nonfiction titles are TIES THAT BIND: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences, STAGESTRUCK:Theater, AIDS and the Marketing of Gay America, and MY AMERICAN HISTORY: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan/Bush Years.

A working playwright, her productions include: CARSON McCULLERS , MANIC FLIGHT REACTION and the theatrical adaptation of Isaac Singer's ENEMIES, A LOVE STORY. As a screenwriter, her films include THE OWLS (co-written with director Cheryl Dunye )a Berlin Film Festival 2010 selection, and MOMMY IS COMING (co-written with director Cheryl Dunye)a Berlin Film Festival selection 2011, and JASON AND SHIRLEY, directed by Stephen Winter (Museum of Modern Art). She is co-producer with Jim Hubbard of his feature documentary UNITED IN ANGER: A History of ACT UP.

As a journalist, her essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Nation, and Interview. She has won a Guggenheim Fellowship in Playwrighting, a Fullbright in Judaic Studies, two American Library Association Book Awards, and is the 2009 recipient of the Kessler Prize for sustained contribution to LGBT studies.

Sarah is Distinguished Professor at the City University of New York, College of State Island, a Fellow of the New York Institute for the Humanities at New York University. A member of the advisory board of Jewish Voice for Peace, Sarah is faculty advisor to Students for Justice in Palestine at The College of Staten Island.

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My American History: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years

My American History: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years

Maggie Terry

Maggie Terry

The Gentrification of the Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination

The Gentrification of the Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination

Israel/Palestine and the Queer International

Israel/Palestine and the Queer International

Ties That Bind: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences

Ties That Bind: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences

The Mere Future

The Mere Future

News
  • Gays Debate 'Pinkwashing' as N.Y. Center Reverses Ban on Israel ...

    Green Light: Sarah Schulman hopes she can now go forward with a talk about her book, which is critical of Israel, at the LGBT Center.

  • Sarah Schulman: Witness

    Artery is delighted to devote a special section of its Activism issue to new work by Sarah Schulman, a remarkable writer and activist who somehow manages to frequently couple these activities. As Michael Bronski observes in his introduction to Schulman and these works, Sarah "shows us how to see and act." We are all richer for it...

  • Who's Afraid of Sarah Schulman?

    EVERAL days a week during the school year, the novelist and playwright Sarah Schulman takes a subway, a ferry and two buses to get from her cramped sixth-floor walkup in the East Village to a cramped classroom at the College of Staten Island, where she is a tenured professor of English...

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Sarah Schulman

American Novelist, Historian, Playwright and Lesbian Activist

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Sarah Schulman Biography

Sarah Schulman is the author of novels, nonfiction books, plays and movies. Her most recent works are THE COSMOPOLITANS, which was picked as one of the "Best Books of 2016" by Publishers' Weekly, and a nonfiction book CONFLICT IS NOT ABUSE: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility and the Duty of Repair . She recently published ISRAEL/PALESTINE AND THE QUEER INTERNATIONAL, THE GENTRIFICATION OF THE MIND: WItness to a Lost Imagination, the paperback of TIES THAT BIND: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences, THE MERE FUTURE.

Previous novels are THE CHILD, SHIMMER, EMPATHY, RAT BOHEMIA, PEOPLE IN TROUBLE, AFTER DELORES, GIRLS VISIONS AND EVERYTHING and THE SOPHIE HOROWITZ STORY. Her nonfiction titles are TIES THAT BIND: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences, STAGESTRUCK:Theater, AIDS and the Marketing of Gay America, and MY AMERICAN HISTORY: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan/Bush Years.

A working playwright, her productions include: CARSON McCULLERS , MANIC FLIGHT REACTION and the theatrical adaptation of Isaac Singer's ENEMIES, A LOVE STORY. As a screenwriter, her films include THE OWLS (co-written with director Cheryl Dunye )a Berlin Film Festival 2010 selection, and MOMMY IS COMING (co-written with director Cheryl Dunye)a Berlin Film Festival selection 2011, and JASON AND SHIRLEY, directed by Stephen Winter (Museum of Modern Art). She is co-producer with Jim Hubbard of his feature documentary UNITED IN ANGER: A History of ACT UP.

As a journalist, her essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Nation, and Interview. She has won a Guggenheim Fellowship in Playwrighting, a Fullbright in Judaic Studies, two American Library Association Book Awards, and is the 2009 recipient of the Kessler Prize for sustained contribution to LGBT studies.

Sarah is Distinguished Professor at the City University of New York, College of State Island, a Fellow of the New York Institute for the Humanities at New York University. A member of the advisory board of Jewish Voice for Peace, Sarah is faculty advisor to Students for Justice in Palestine at The College of Staten Island.

Sarah Schulman Videos

  • Parallel strategies for change: Sarah Schulman on the Civil Rights ...
  • The Qu // Sarah Schulman - YouTube
  • Sarah Schulman Reads "The Transformation of Silence Into ...

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  • How to book Sarah Schulman?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Sarah Schulman for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Sarah Schulman, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Sarah Schulman or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Sarah Schulman?

    Booking fees for Sarah Schulman, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Sarah Schulman, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Sarah Schulman?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Sarah Schulman for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Sarah Schulman for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Sarah Schulman or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Sarah Schulman or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Sarah Schulman is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Sarah Schulman for your event is available upon request. Sarah Schulman generally travels from Staten Island, NY, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Sandra Bernhard, Dr. Laura Berman, Chella Man, Kenji Yoshino and Lena Dunham. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Sarah Schulman for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Sarah Schulman Speaker Videos

  • Parallel strategies for change: Sarah Schulman on the Civil Rights ...
    The Qu // Sarah Schulman - YouTube
  • Sarah Schulman Reads "The Transformation of Silence Into ...
    United in Anger: A History of ACT UP, Sarah Schulman interview ...
  • Sarah Schulman on QuAIA and Activism - YouTube
    Rabbit Hole: Sarah Schulman on Vimeo

Sarah Schulman News

  • Gays Debate 'Pinkwashing' as N.Y. Center Reverses Ban on Israel ...

    Green Light: Sarah Schulman hopes she can now go forward with a talk about her book, which is critical of Israel, at the LGBT Center.

  • Sarah Schulman: Witness

    Artery is delighted to devote a special section of its Activism issue to new work by Sarah Schulman, a remarkable writer and activist who somehow manages to frequently couple these activities. As Michael Bronski observes in his introduction to Schulman and these works, Sarah "shows us how to see and act." We are all richer for it...

  • Who's Afraid of Sarah Schulman?

    EVERAL days a week during the school year, the novelist and playwright Sarah Schulman takes a subway, a ferry and two buses to get from her cramped sixth-floor walkup in the East Village to a cramped classroom at the College of Staten Island, where she is a tenured professor of English...

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

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