Michael Arceneaux

Writer in New York

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Michael Arceneaux is a Houston-bred, Howard-educated writer currently living in Harlem.

He is the author of, "I Can't Date Jesus," set for release on July 24, 2018 by Atria Books/Simon & Schuster.

Additionally, he is a regular contributor to The Root, Elle, Essence, among others. Moreover, he’s written for the New York Times magazine, the Washington Post, Rolling Stone, Teen Vogue, The Guardian, Mic News, Esquire.com, Time Ideas, New York magazine’s Vulture, The Atlantic, NPR’s Code Switch, Comedy Central Online, among others.

His work has been referenced everywhere from The Weekly Standard to Jezebel to MSNBC and even been deemed required reading for courses at Harvard University. Additionally, Michael’s made several appearances on MSNBC, NPR, BET, VH1, Viceland, SiriusXM Radio, among others.

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    • Howard University