Dustin Lance Black is an American screenwriter, director, film and television producer, and LGBT rights activist. He has won a Writers Guild of America Award and an Academy Award for the 2008 film Milk.
A magnificent achievement... I cannot remember a book where I cried so often. Brave, insightful, unflinching, funny, sad, triumphant... everything. And both a warning and a hope for the times to come. - STEPHEN FRYA beautifully written, utterly compelling account of growing up poor and gay with a thrice married, physically disabled, deeply religious Mormon mother, and the imprint this irrepressible woman made on the character of Dustin Lance Black. Their extraordinary bond left me exhilarated-it actually gave me hope for the future. - JON KRAKAUER, author of INTO THIN AIRAn incredibly moving book about how love really does have the power to conquer all. Beautifully written and fortifying - AttitudeA beautiful, original book - The High LowBlack tells his story with love and honesty in a voice that will resonate with many readers - Costco Connection