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Michael Cunningham

Biography

Michael Cunningham

Michael Cunningham is the author of the novels A HOME AT THE END OF THE WORLD, FLESH AND BLOOD, THE HOURS (winner of the Pen/Faulkner Award & Pulitzer Prize), SPECIMEN DAYS, BY NIGHTFALL and THE SNOW QUEEN, as well as the nonfiction book LAND'S END: A Walk in Provincetown. He lives in New York and teaches at Yale University.

Books by Michael Cunningham

by Michael Cunningham - Fiction, Gay & Lesbian, Literary Fiction

THE SNOW QUEEN follows the Meeks brothers as each travels down a different path in his search for transcendence. Barrett, haunted by a mysterious light, turns unexpectedly to religion. Tyler grows increasingly convinced that only drugs can release his creative powers. Michael Cunningham demonstrates a profound empathy for his conflicted characters and a singular understanding of what lies at the core of the human soul.