Michael Frank

Michael performed on stage for Seriously Entertaining at Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater on January 10, 2023, speaking on the evening’s theme, “This Must Be The Place.” Watch it below.

Michael Frank’s essays, articles, and short stories have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Slate, The Yale Review, Salmagundi, The TLS, and Tablet, among other publications.  His fiction has been presented at Symphony Space’s Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story, and his travel writing has been collected in Italy: The Best Travel Writing from The New York Times.  He served as a Contributing Writer to the Los Angeles Times Book Review for nearly ten years.  A recipient of a 2020 Guggenheim Fellowship, he lives with his family in New York City and Liguria, Italy. One Hundred Saturdays came out in Fall 2022.

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