Birth - Death
Spoken word artist, novelist. Advocate for gay youth programs and Latino gay literature. In 2010, The Equality Forum named him a GLBT History Month Icon. Author of the poetry collections Selected Poems of Emanuel Xavier (2021), Radiance (2016), Nefarious (2013), Americano: Growing up Gay and Latino in the USA (2012), Pier Queen (2012), If Jesus Were Gay & other poems (2010), and the novel Christ Like (2009). Author of the cult novel 'Christ Like'.