André Aciman is a New York Times bestselling novelist, Whiting Award-winning American memoirist, and essayist originally from Alexandria, Egypt best-known for his book Call Me by Your Name which was adapted into an Academy Award-winning film. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Town & Country, The New York Times, The New York Review of Books, The New Republic, Condé Nast Traveler, and Granta as well as in many volumes of The Best American Essays. He teaches comparative literature at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He lives with his wife in Manhattan.
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