Edmund White

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White in 2011

Edmund Valentine White III (born January 13, 1940) is an American novelist, memoirist and essayist. Most of his writings are on the topic same-sex relationships. His books include The Joy of Gay Sex (1977) (written with Charles Silverstein), A Boy's Own Story (1982), The Beautiful Room Is Empty (1988) and The Farewell Symphony (1997).

White was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is HIV-positive. He married writer Michael Carroll in 2013.[1]

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  1. Pizzoli, Frank (July 2, 2014). "Michael Carroll: On His New Short Story Collection, the Benefits of a Spare Writing Style, and His Literary Inspirations". Lambda Literary Foundation. Retrieved March 17, 2020.

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