Eric Marcus

Eric Marcus

Bio

Eric Marcus is a former associate producer for ABC’s “Good Morning America”and for “CBS Morning News”. He is the author of Breaking the Surface, the bestselling autobiography of Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis, which spent five weeks at the top of the New York Times bestseller list. He is also the author of eight other books, including Is It a Choice?, Why Suicide?, and Making History: The Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Equal Rights, which won the 1993 American Library Association’s award for best gay non-fiction.

Eric’s latest book, What If Someone I Know Is Gay?: Answers to Questions About Gay & Lesbian People, is written for readers ages twelve and up, and is published by the Price Stern Sloan division of Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers. Eric is currently working on a new edition of Making History, which will be published in October 2001.

Eric Marcus graduated from Vassar College in 1980, where he majored in urban studies. In 1984, he received an M.S. from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Books by Eric Marcus
What If Someone I Know Is Gay?: Answers to Questions About Gay & Lesbian People(Price Stern Sloan, 2000);
Together Forever: Gay & Lesbian Couples Share Their Secrets for Lasting Happiness(Anchor, 1998, 1999);
Icebreaker: The Autobiography of U.S. Figure Skating Champion Rudy Galindo(Pocket Books, 1997);
Why Suicide? Answers to 200 of the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Suicide (HarperSanFrancisco, 1996);
Breaking the Surface (Random House, 1995; Plume, 1996);
Is It A Choice? Answers to 300 of the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Gay & Lesbian People (HarperSF, 1993,1999);
Expect the Worst (You Won’t Be Disappointed) (HarperSF, 1992);
Making History: The Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Equal Rights, 1945 to 1990 (HarperCollins, 1992);
The Male Couple’s Guide: Finding a Man, Making a Home, Building a Life(HarperCollins, 1998, 1992, 1999).

Eric Marcus

Eric Marcus

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