Richie Jackson

Author

http://richiejacksongaylikeme.com

Richie Jackson is the author of Gay Like Me, published by HarperCollins. He is an award-winning Broadway, television and film producer who most recently produced the Tony Award-nominated Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song on Broadway. He executive produced Showtime’s Nurse Jackie (Emmy and Golden Globe nominee for “Best Comedy Series”) for seven seasons and co-executive produced the film Shortbus, written and directed by John Cameron Mitchell. As an alumnus of NYU Tisch School of the Arts, he endowed a fellowship program at his alma mater in 2015 to assist graduates in the transition from academia to a lifelong career in the arts called The Richie Jackson Artist Fellowship. He and his husband, Jordan Roth, were honored with The Trevor Project’s 2016 Trevor Hero Award. They live in New York City with their two sons.

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Thriving in the New Normal//

In Gay We Trust: My Commencement Address for All Queer College Graduates

by Richie Jackson
Thriving in the New Normal//

Managing Our Feelings During This Crisis

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Take Care of Yourself and Each Other

by Richie Jackson
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Wisdom//

Why Civic Engagement Is Vital to Being a Good Ally

by Richie Jackson
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This Parent’s Prayer

by Richie Jackson
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Don’t Diminish Yourself To Fit At The Thanksgiving Table

by Richie Jackson
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Be The Person Someone Can Come Out To

by Richie Jackson
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Introducing “Gay Like Me”

by Richie Jackson

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