James Franco film based on Emerson professor’s article

April 03, 2014

Benoit Denizet-Lewis, assistant professor in the Writing, Literature and Publishing Department, wrote an article for the New York Times Magazine in June 2011 titled “My Ex-Gay Friend” about Michael Glatze, a former gay activist turned ex-gay Christian fundamentalist. A brief article in a recent issue of New York Magazine announced an upcoming movie about Glatze’s life, starring James Franco and due for release this summer, which is based on Denizet-Lewis's New York Times Magazine article. 

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